Definition of Loutish

1. Adjective. Ill-mannered and coarse and contemptible in behavior or appearance. "Aristocratic contempt for the swinish multitude"

Exact synonyms: Boorish, Neandertal, Neanderthal, Oafish, Swinish
Similar to: Unrefined
Derivative terms: Boorishness

Definition of Loutish

1. a. Clownish; rude; awkward.

Definition of Loutish

1. Adjective. Resembling a lout. ¹

¹ Source: wiktionary.com

Definition of Loutish

1. clumsy [adj] - See also: clumsy

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Lexicographical Neighbors of Loutish

lousewort
louseworts
lousicide
lousicides
lousier
lousiest
lousily
lousiness
lousinesses
lousing
lousy
lousy evil
lout
louted
louting
loutish (current term)
loutishly
loutishness
loutishnesses
loutou
loutrophoros
louts
louty
louvar
louvars
louver
louvered
louvered window
louvers
louvre

Literary usage of Loutish

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1. Self-formation; Or, The History of an Individual Mind: Intended as a Guide by Capel Lofft (1846)
"... to take place of loutish indifference. More than all, the rapid and frequent communication of our ideas had raised our spirits to a glow that diffused ..."

2. A Supplementary English Glossary by Thomas Lewis Owen Davies (1881)
"... with prating how valiant deeds they had done when they ran away.— Sidney, Arcadia, p. 430. LOU-DOTTEREL, a loutish fool. ... LOB-LIKE, clumsy ; loutish. ..."

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