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Tuesday, July 10, 2001

Definitions for louche

  1. Of questionable taste or morality; disreputable or indecent; dubious; shady.

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Citations for louche
You've got to keep yourself free of any suggestion of louche behavior. Anthony West,
A man in a bar, utterly average, though there is something louche about him, something sly. Andrew Holleran, In September, the Light Changes
Origin of louche
Louche is from French louche, "shady, suspicious," from Old French losche, "squint-eyed," from Latin luscus, "one-eyed."