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Meaning of LOO

Pronunciation:  loo

 
WordNet Dictionary
 
 Definition: 
[n]  a toilet in England
 

LOO is a 3 letter word that starts with L.

 

 Synonyms: closet, W.C., water closet
 
 See Also: bathroom, can, john, lav, lavatory, privy, toilet

 

 

Webster's 1913 Dictionary
 
 Definition: 
  1. \Loo\, n. [For older lanterloo, F. lanturelu, lanturlu, name
    of the game; orig., the refrain of a vaudeville.]
    (a) An old game played with five, or three, cards dealt to
        each player from a full pack. When five cards are used
        the highest card is the knave of clubs or (if so agreed
        upon) the knave of trumps; -- formerly called
        {lanterloo}.
    (b) A modification of the game of ``all fours'' in which the
        players replenish their hands after each round by drawing
        each a card from the pack.
    
    
    
    {Loo table}, a round table adapted for a circle of persons
       playing loo.
    
    
  2. \Loo\, v. t. [imp. & p. p. {Looed}; p. pr. & vb. n.
    {Looing}.]
    To beat in the game of loo by winning every trick. [Written
    also {lu}.] --Goldsmith.
    
    
 
Thesaurus Terms
 
 Related Terms: backhouse, basement, bathroom, can, closet, comfort station, convenience, crapper, earth closet, head, john, johnny, johnny house, latrine, lavatory, necessary, outhouse, pot, potty, powder room, privy, rest room, throne, toilet, toilet room, urinal, washroom, water closet, WC
 

 

 

 

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