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lout 1

 (lout)
n.
An awkward and stupid person; an oaf.

[Possibly from lout.]

lout 2

 (lout)
intr.v. lout·ed, lout·ing, louts
1. To bow or curtsy.
2. To bend or stoop.

[Middle English louten, from Old English lūtan.]
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lout

(laʊt)
n
a crude or oafish person; boor
[C16: perhaps from lout2]

lout

(laʊt)
vb
(intr) archaic to bow or stoop
[Old English lūtan; related to Old Norse lūta]
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lout1

(laʊt)
n.
1. a clumsy, boorish person; oaf.
v.t.
2. to scorn.
[1540–50; perhaps identical with lout2]
lout′ish, adj.
lout′ish•ly, adv.
lout′ish•ness, n.

lout2

(laʊt)

v.t., v.i.
to bend in respect; bow.
[1250–1300; Middle English; Old English lūtan, c. Old Norse lūta; akin to little]
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lout

  • bohunk - A lout—but was first a derogatory term for a Hungarian or person of east-central Europe, based on Bohemian Hungarian.
  • oafo - A hooligan or a lout.
  • lob - Comes from an old noun meaning "something pendulous."
  • lout - To treat with contempt.
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lout


Past participle: louted
Gerund: louting

Imperative
lout
lout
Present
I lout
you lout
he/she/it louts
we lout
you lout
they lout
Preterite
I louted
you louted
he/she/it louted
we louted
you louted
they louted
Present Continuous
I am louting
you are louting
he/she/it is louting
we are louting
you are louting
they are louting
Present Perfect
I have louted
you have louted
he/she/it has louted
we have louted
you have louted
they have louted
Past Continuous
I was louting
you were louting
he/she/it was louting
we were louting
you were louting
they were louting
Past Perfect
I had louted
you had louted
he/she/it had louted
we had louted
you had louted
they had louted
Future
I will lout
you will lout
he/she/it will lout
we will lout
you will lout
they will lout
Future Perfect
I will have louted
you will have louted
he/she/it will have louted
we will have louted
you will have louted
they will have louted
Future Continuous
I will be louting
you will be louting
he/she/it will be louting
we will be louting
you will be louting
they will be louting
Present Perfect Continuous
I have been louting
you have been louting
he/she/it has been louting
we have been louting
you have been louting
they have been louting
Future Perfect Continuous
I will have been louting
you will have been louting
he/she/it will have been louting
we will have been louting
you will have been louting
they will have been louting
Past Perfect Continuous
I had been louting
you had been louting
he/she/it had been louting
we had been louting
you had been louting
they had been louting
Conditional
I would lout
you would lout
he/she/it would lout
we would lout
you would lout
they would lout
Past Conditional
I would have louted
you would have louted
he/she/it would have louted
we would have louted
you would have louted
they would have louted
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ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.lout - an awkward stupid personlout - an awkward stupid person    
clumsy person - a person with poor motor coordination
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lout

noun oaf, thug, hooligan, boor, bear, ned (Scot. slang), yahoo, hoon (Austral. & N.Z. slang), clod, bumpkin, gawk, dolt, churl, lubber, lummox (informal), clumsy idiot, yob or yobbo (Brit. slang) a drunken lout
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lout

noun
A large, ungainly, and dull-witted person:
Informal: lummox.
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Translations
شَخْص أخْرَق
nevychovanec
lømmel
durgur
storžievisstuobrys
lempisneveiklis
nevychovanec
ayı gibi adameşek

lout

[laʊt] Ngamberro m
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lout

[ˈlaʊt] nrustre m lager lout
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lout

nRüpel m, → Flegel m
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lout

[laʊt] ngiovinastro
Collins Italian Dictionary 1st Edition © HarperCollins Publishers 1995

lout

(laut) noun
a clumsy, ill-mannered boy or man.
ˈloutish adjective
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References in classic literature ?
"It is one of the intolerable peculiarities of louts that they always lurk.
And the louts come and pound at the great gates, and we pound back again, and shout at them.
But they hadn't gone far when they passed two women, one of whom said to the other: "Shame on that lazy lout to let his poor little son trudge along."
Why talk rubbish, lout that you are- a real peasant!" came rebukes from all sides addressed to the jesting soldier.
A red-haired, swine-jowled, snub-nosed, crooked lout, he is for ever wrangling with Theresa, until the pair nearly come to blows.
The service was conducted, with a great clattering of plates, by the same clumsy lout who had opened the door for him; and though he was quick it happened that the first persons to be served had finished before the last had received their appointed portions.
"Alack-a-day!" said the stranger with a little shrug of his shoulders; "I am deeply sorrowful that I cannot show my purse to every rough lout that asks to see it.
Know you not, lout, vagabond, beggar, that were it not for the might that she infuses into my arm I should not have strength enough to kill a flea?
I affirm that he shared the general beatitude, and that, quite the reverse of La Fontaine, who, at the presentation of his comedy of the "Florentine," asked, "Who is the ill-bred lout who made that rhapsody?" Gringoire would gladly have inquired of his neighbor, "Whose masterpiece is this?"
Now, thou great lout, wilt thou not twirl staff for Nottingham?"
The reason was simply this, that a lout of a young man loved her.
I uncovered and louted as I passed thinking that he might be a holy man at his orisons, but he called to me and asked me if I had heard speak of the new indulgence in favor of the Cistercians.