louring

[ louuh r-ing, lou-er- ]
/ ˈlaʊər ɪŋ, ˈlaʊ ər- /

adjective


Nearby words

  1. louping ill,
  2. lour,
  3. lourdes,
  4. lourenço marques,
  5. lourie,
  6. loury,
  7. louse,
  8. louse up,
  9. louser,
  10. lousewort

lour

[ louuh r, lou-er ]
/ laʊər, ˈlaʊ ər /

verb (used without object), noun

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British Dictionary definitions for louring

lour

lower

/ (laʊə) /

verb

a variant spelling of lower 2
Derived Formslouring or lowering, adjectivelouringly or loweringly, adverb

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Word Origin and History for louring

lour

v.

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

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