lues

noun
lu·​es | \ ˈlü-(ˌ)ēz How to pronounce lues (audio) \
plural lues

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Other Words from lues

luetic \ lü-​ˈe-​tik How to pronounce luetic (audio) \ adjective

First Known Use of lues

1634, in the meaning defined above

History and Etymology for lues

New Latin, from Latin, plague; akin to Greek lyein to loosen, destroy — more at lose

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“Lues.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/lues. Accessed 27 Nov. 2020.

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lues

noun
lu·​es | \ ˈlü-(ˌ)ēz How to pronounce lues (audio) \
plural lues

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