Definition of Loughs

1. Noun. (plural of lough) ¹



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Definition of Loughs

1. lough [n] - See also: lough

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Lexicographical Neighbors of Loughs

loudness war
loudnesses
loudounite
loudspeaker
loudspeaker system
loudspeakers
loue
loued
louely
louer
louers
loues
loufah sponge
lough
loughlinite
loughs (current term)
louie
louies
louing
louis d'or
louis d'ors
louk
loukoum
loukoumades
loukoumi
loukoums
louma
loumas
loun
lound

Literary usage of Loughs

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1. Wild Sports of the West: With Legendary Tales, and Local Sketches by William Hamilton Maxwell (1843)
"It is a curious fact, that the loughs where the party angled, though situate in the same ... In the adjacent loughs, their hue is golden and pellucid, ..."

2. An Historical Account of the Plantation in Ulster at the Commencement of the by George Hill (1877)
"The River Fishings in loughs and Rivers are to be allotted unto the Proportions next adjoining unto the loughs and Rivers wherein the said Fishings are, ..."

3. Black's Guide to Ireland by Adam and Charles Black (Firm), E. D. Jordan (1900)
"It would be a variation of the road to send the conveyance round to Lough Bray Cottage, where, after a quiet walk up the glen, and a visit to the loughs ..."

4. The Gallery of Nature and Art: Or, a Tour Through Creation and Science by Edward Polehampton, John Mason Good (1818)
"Lakes or loughs have a very close connexion with bogs, as these last ... chiefly devoted to the loughs of Ireland; and which we take from the Philosophical ..."

5. The Encyclopaedia Britannica: A Dictionary of Arts, Sciences, Literature and (1910)
"The principal of these tie in county West meat h, such as loughs Ennel, Owe! and Derravaragh, famed for their trout-fishing in the May-fly season. ..."

6. Journal by Royal Society of Antiquaries of Ireland (1873)
"... would seem to have been in the vicinity of loughs Corrib, Mask, and Carra, for on or near their shores the ruins of many Cyclopean churches exist, ..."

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