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lour

[louuh r, lou-er]
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verb (used without object), noun
  1. lower2.
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Historical Examples

  • When the first days of August loured over the world, time seemed to stand still.

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    Walt Whitman


British Dictionary definitions for loured

lour

lower

verb
  1. a variant spelling of lower 2
Derived Formslouring or lowering, adjectivelouringly or loweringly, adverb
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Word Origin and History for loured

lour

v.

"to frown," late 13c. variant of lower (v.2). Related: Loured; louring.

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