loutish

[ lou-tish ]
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adjective
  1. like or characteristic of a lout; awkward; clumsy; boorish.

Origin of loutish

1
First recorded in 1545–55; lout1 + -ish1

Other words for loutish

Other words from loutish

  • lout·ish·ly, adverb
  • lout·ish·ness, noun

Words Nearby loutish

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British Dictionary definitions for loutish

loutish

/ (ˈlaʊtɪʃ) /


adjective
  1. characteristic of a lout; unpleasant and uncouth

Derived forms of loutish

  • loutishly, adverb
  • loutishness, noun

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