losh

1 of 2

noun

ˈläsh
plural -es
often attributive
1
: elk hide
2
: a hide dressed only with oil
losh leather

losh

2 of 2

interjection

"
used as a mild oath in Scots dialect

Word History

Etymology

Noun

Russian los' elk; akin to Old High German elaho elk

Interjection

euphemism for lord

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“Losh.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/losh. Accessed 22 Jul. 2024.

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