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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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  • You'll be horribly shocked, but I'll tell you what louie Preston did.

    The Two Sides of the Shield Charlotte M. Yonge
  • Minna and louie had, beside their secrets, a friend named Rosa.

    The Third Miss Symons Flora Macdonald Mayor
  • louie's eyes, the only parts of her that moved, had rested on the crochet, and that had brought Cleste into her mind.

    The Story of Louie Oliver Onions
  • louie was not merely let off scot-free for what she did, but was to have every happiness given to her.

    The Third Miss Symons Flora Macdonald Mayor
  • "I'm glad you're in my posse," she had concluded, as louie had turned away without giving any information whatever about herself.

    The Story of Louie Oliver Onions
Slang definitions & phrases for louie

looey

noun

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

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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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