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louie

[loo-ee] /ˈlu i/
noun
1.

Louie

[loo-ee] /ˈlu i/
noun
1.
a male given name, form of Louis.

looie

or looey, louie

[loo-ee] /ˈlu i/
noun, Slang.
1.
a lieutenant of the armed forces.
Origin of looie
1915-1920
1915-20; respelling of lieu(tenant) + -ie
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Examples from the Web for louie
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  • louie's eyes wandered over the guests in the office questioningly.

  • Never a word from her while we were getting down, or while they waited and I shouted for louie.

  • With a jerk that shook him to his feet louie threw him half out of the chair.

    Spring Street James H. Richardson
  • louie and the other "basher" started toward him, but stopped at a gesture from "Slim."

    Spring Street James H. Richardson
  • With a warning shout louie leaped on the bed and grasped his arm.

    Spring Street James H. Richardson
Slang definitions & phrases for louie

looey

noun

A lieutenant; loot2: They demoted me to second looey (WWI Army)

louie

Related Terms

looey

The Dictionary of American Slang, Fourth Edition by Barbara Ann Kipfer, PhD. and Robert L. Chapman, Ph.D.
Copyright (C) 2007 by HarperCollins Publishers.
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