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noun \ˈläk, ˈläḵ\

Definition of lough

  1. 1 chiefly Irish :  lake

  2. 2 chiefly Irish :  a bay or inlet of the sea

Origin and Etymology of lough

Middle English, of Celtic origin; akin to Old Irish loch lake; akin to Latin lacus lake — more at lake

First Known Use: 14th century

Rhymes with lough

bloc, block, bock, brock, chock, clock, cock, croc, crock, doc, dock, floc, flock, frock, grok, hock, jock, knock, lakh, loch, lock, Locke, moc, mock, nock, pock, roc, rock, schlock, shock, smock, sock, Spock, stock, wok

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less dense or relating to a select group

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