Other definitions for Louis (2 of 2)
Joe Joseph Louis Barrow, 1914–81, U.S. boxer: world heavyweight champion 1937–49.
a male given name: from a Germanic word meaning “loud battle.”
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How to use louis in a sentence
louis held its first elections this week under a new “approval voting” system, designed to prevent spoiler candidates or wasted votes in the overwhelmingly Democratic city.The Trailer: Is election reform headed for passage, courts, or nowhere? | David Weigel | March 4, 2021 | Washington Post
Investigators did interview his 8-year-old one day when they came to talk to louis, who wasn’t home at the time.New Eyewitness Accounts: Feds Didn’t Identify Themselves Before Opening Fire on Portland Antifa Suspect | by Bryan Denson for ProPublica and Conrad Wilson, Oregon Public Broadcasting | October 13, 2020 | ProPublica
I could ask louis questions and bounce things off of him, what we might anticipate.
Stokes’s brother, louis, served in the House of Representatives and was able to secure federal funding for cleanup efforts on the Cuyahoga River.
louis has worked at the Manufacturing Solutions Center since it was founded, in 1990, as a division of Catawba Valley Community College.
What got leaked to the St. louis Post-Dispatch on October 22?Michael Tomasky’s Year-End Quiz: Test Your 2014 News Knowledge | Michael Tomasky | December 26, 2014 | THE DAILY BEAST
But publicly throwing shade at louis Vuitton wasn't Kanye's first fashion faux pas.Kanye West and Kim Kardashian’s Balmain Campaign: High Fashion Meets Low Culture | Amy Zimmerman | December 23, 2014 | THE DAILY BEAST
In St. louis, I believe, for a change of clothes and to go to a nightclub.Alfred Hitchcock’s Fade to Black: The Great Director’s Final Days | David Freeman | December 13, 2014 | THE DAILY BEAST
The Julia louis-Dreyfus series is not just the funniest show on the network, it's the funniest show on TV.15 Enraging Golden Globe TV Snubs and Surprises: Amy Poehler, 'Mad Men' & More | Kevin Fallon | December 11, 2014 | THE DAILY BEAST
And so it is with the St. louis Rams and the St. louis Police Officers Association.
louis stood firm, though pale and respectful, before the resentful gaze of Elizabeth.
The Princess still kept her eyes fixed on louis, while, in a suppressed and unsteady voice, she answered her governess.
At present, louis was too self-absorbed by the struggles within him, to look deep into what was passing around him.
Without any known cause of offence, a tacit acknowledgement of mutual dislike was shewn by louis and de Patinos.
But, there was also another which might not be quite so pleasing to Elizabeth, although louis felt it came too late for him.
British Dictionary definitions for louis (1 of 2)
short for louis d'or
British Dictionary definitions for Louis (2 of 2)
Joe, real name Joseph Louis Barrow, nicknamed the Brown Bomber. 1914–81, US boxer; world heavyweight champion (1937–49)
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