Louche



[loosh] /luʃ/

adjective
1.
dubious; shady; disreputable.
/luːʃ/
adjective
1.
shifty or disreputable
adj.

“dubious, disreputable,” 1819, from French louche “squinting,” from Old French lousche, lois (12c.) “cross-eyed, squint-eyed, lop-sided,” from Latin lusca, fem. of luscus “one-eyed,” of unknown origin.

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