loury

[ louuhr-ee, lou-uh-ree ]
/ ˈlaʊər i, ˈlaʊ ə ri /

adjective

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Example sentences from the Web for loury

  • Loury grew the sky, and more and more anxious the face of Little Rathie's daughter, and still Bowie prayed on.

    Auld Licht Idylls|J. M. Barrie
  • As these had been obstructed in many places, it was six o'clock in the evening before the clearing by Loury was reached.

    The Franco-German War of 1870-71|Count Helmuth, von Moltke