Definition of loutish
: resembling or befitting a lout
Examples of loutish in a Sentence
the loutish bully didn't have a whole lot of friends
Recent Examples of loutish from the Web
Javier Ferreira's Will, entranced by the streets and stages of London, moves from an earnest schoolteacher haunted by memories of his loutish father to a man who trusts his own will and heart.
Zhao is General Qi, who with Hung's General Yu has been mounting a siege on a compound held by an odd coalition: A group of elite Japanese warriors commands an unruly bunch of ronin, masterless samurai who in this case are more loutish than usual.
If someone said something offensive or loutish, there was little fear of being hushed or contradicted.
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