[ lur-dn ]
/ ˈlɜr dn /
a lazy, stupid, loutish fellow.
lazy; stupid; worthless.
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Example sentences from the Web for lurdan
Lurdan, Lurden (passim), a generic reproach and term of abuse; examples are numerous.
British Dictionary definitions for lurdan
/ (ˈlɜːdən) archaic /
a stupid or dull person
dull or stupid
Word Origin for lurdan
C14: from Old French lourdin, Old French lourd heavy, from Latin lūridus lurid
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