the hero of a ballad included in the narrative poem Marmion (1808) by Sir Walter Scott.
a romantic suitor.
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How to use Lochinvar in a sentence
A sort of a Lochinvar business—full of thrills and great moments.The Highgrader | William MacLeod Raine
The rangers patrolled with alacrity, but Saldar's men were mounted like Lochinvar, and were hard to catch.Sixes and Sevens | O. Henry
I often think that Jock of Hazledean, and young Lochinvar too, probably lived to repent their bargains.Phineas Finn | Anthony Trollope
You have not quite forgotten me, then, sweet lad of Lochinvar?Lochinvar | S. R. Crockett
Scarlett never took his blue eyes off Lochinvar's face as he spoke.Lochinvar | S. R. Crockett