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 for lout
From The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48 :

  Lout \Lout\, n. [Formerly also written lowt.]
     A clownish, awkward fellow; a bumpkin. --Sir P. Sidney.
     [1913 Webster]

From The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48 :

  Lout \Lout\, v. t.
     To treat as a lout or fool; to neglect; to disappoint. [Obs.]
     --Shak.
     [1913 Webster]

From The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48 :

  Lout \Lout\ (lout), v. i. [OE. louten, luten, AS. l[=u]tan; akin
     to Icel. l[=u]ta, Dan. lude, OHG. l[=u]z[=e]n to lie hid.]
     To bend; to box; to stoop. [Archaic] --Chaucer. --Longfellow.
     [1913 Webster]
  
           He fair the knight saluted, louting low. --Spenser.
     [1913 Webster]

From WordNet (r) 3.0 (2006) :

  lout
      n 1: an awkward stupid person [syn: lout, clod,
           stumblebum, goon, oaf, lubber, lummox, lump,
           gawk]

From Moby Thesaurus II by Grady Ward, 1.0 :

  84 Moby Thesaurus words for "lout":
     Babbitt, Philistine, arriviste, babe, blockhead, blunderer,
     blunderhead, boor, botcher, bounder, bourgeois, bucolic, bumbler,
     bumpkin, bungler, cad, child, child of nature, churl, clod,
     clodhopper, clodknocker, clot, clown, country bumpkin, deride,
     dolt, dove, dupe, epicier, farmer, fumbler, gawk, gawky, gowk,
     groundling, guttersnipe, hayseed, hick, hillbilly, hooligan,
     ill-bred fellow, infant, ingenue, innocent, klutz, lamb, lobster,
     looby, low fellow, lubber, lummox, lump, mere child, mock, mucker,
     noble savage, nouveau riche, oaf, ox, palooka, parvenu, peasant,
     quiz, rally, razz, ribald, rough, roughneck, rowdy, rube, ruffian,
     rustic, scout, simple soul, slouch, slubberer, taunt, twit,
     unsophisticate, upstart, vulgarian, vulgarist, yokel
  
  

From The Free On-line Dictionary of Computing (30 December 2018) :

  Lout
  
     Lout is a batch text formatting system and an embedded
     language by Jeffrey H. Kingston .  The
     language is procedural, with Scribe-like syntax.
  
     Lout features equation formatting, tables, diagrams, rotation
     and scaling, sorted indexes, bibliographic databases, running
     headers and odd-even pages and automatic cross-referencing.
     Lout is easily extended with definitions which are very much
     easier to write than troff of TeX macros because Lout is
     a high-level language, the outcome of an eight-year research
     project that went back to the beginning.
  
     Version 2.05 includes a translator from Lout to PostScript
     and documentation. and runs under Unix and on the Amiga.
  
     ftp://ftp.cs.su.oz.au/jeff/lout.2.03.tar.Z)">Author's site (ftp://ftp.cs.su.oz.au/jeff/lout.2.03.tar.Z),
     ftp://ftp.uu.net/tmp/lout.tar.Z)">(ftp://ftp.uu.net/tmp/lout.tar.Z).  Amiga
     ftp://ftp.wustl.edu/pub/aminet/text/dtp/loutBin203.lha)">(ftp://ftp.wustl.edu/pub/aminet/text/dtp/loutBin203.lha).
  
     (1993-07-30)
  

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