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looie

[loo-ee] /ˈlu i/
noun, Slang.
1.
a lieutenant of the armed forces.
Origin of looie
1915-1920
1915-20; respelling of lieu(tenant) + -ie
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looey

noun

A lieutenant; loot2: They demoted me to second looey (WWI Army)


The Dictionary of American Slang, Fourth Edition by Barbara Ann Kipfer, PhD. and Robert L. Chapman, Ph.D.
Copyright (C) 2007 by HarperCollins Publishers.
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