[lohs-tawft, -toft, -tuh f]
- a seaport in NE Suffolk, in E England: famous for a type of china.
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Examples from the Web for lowestoft
He visited the fishing port of Lowestoft, and then walked down the coast to Southwold.Walking In The Footsteps Of W.G. Sebald, Hiker, Novelist, Strange Genius
June 5, 2014
Some have said that the towns of Yarmouth and Lowestoft only have taken 40,000 last in a season.
"I went to Yarmouth and Lowestoft this summer," she informed him, crushingly.The Market-Place
The streets of Lowestoft were sloppy and half-deserted as we drove through them.Dross</p>
Henry Seton Merriman
So here is a Lowestoft Reporter for you: and you may never have it after all.
You told me that what you got at Lowestoft was not very good.
- a fishing port and resort in E England, in NE Suffolk on the North Sea. Pop: 68 340 (2001)
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Word Origin and History for lowestoft
type of porcelain, named for a town in Suffolk where it was made from 1757.
Online Etymology Dictionary, © 2010 Douglas Harper