[louuh r, lou-er]
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Related Words for loured

glower, glare, grimace, gloom, lower, disapprove, lour

Examples from the Web for loured

Historical Examples of loured

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

    Drum Taps

    Walt Whitman

British Dictionary definitions for loured



  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



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

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