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louche

Saltos de línea: louche
Pronunciación: /luːʃ
 
/

Definición de louche en inglés:

adjetivo

Disreputable or sordid in a rakish or appealing way: the louche world of the theatre
Más ejemplos en oraciones
  • If you can't dance, stand at the bar and look louche.
  • He made no apologies for his rackety lifestyle, his liking for louche and even sleazy companions, his lavish consumption of cigars, brandy and champagne.
  • Lounge lizards will welcome this louche downtown bar boasting one of North America's largest vodka selections not to mention world-class wines.

Origen

early 19th century: from French, literally 'squinting'.

Derivados

loucheness

1
sustantivo
Example sentences
  • Ray's writing has the same exoticism, the same intellectual loucheness.
  • This is probably the coolest film ever made: its quality of loucheness is unsurpassed.
  • But if Byron was celebrated for his amorality and loucheness, so was the city he surveyed that drizzly November afternoon.

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