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lech

noun \ ˈlech \

Definition of lech

1 : letch, lust
2 : lecher

Examples of lech in a Sentence

  1. a story about a detective with a nose for crime and a lech for redheads

First Known Use of lech

circa 1830

in the meaning defined at sense 1

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lech

verb

Definition of lech

First Known Use of lech

1911

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Lech

geographical name \ ˈlek , ˈleḵ \

Definition of Lech

river in Austria and Germany flowing from Vorarlberg north into the Danube River


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