Date: 1500-1600
Origin: Perhaps from Old Norse lutr 'bent down'

lout

noun
     
lout [countable]
a rude, violent man [= yob]
loutish adjective:
loutish behaviour
loutishly adverb
loutishness noun [uncountable]
lager lout

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