from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition
- adj. Of questionable taste or morality; decadent: "The rebuilt [Moscow hotel] is home to the flashy, louche Western disco Manhattan Express” ( Liesl Schillinger).
from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License
- adj. of questionable taste or morality; decadent
- adj. not reputable or decent
- v. To become cloudy when mixed with water, due to the presence of anethole. This is known as the ouzo effect.
from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English
- adj. of questionable taste, decency, or morality; not reputable.
from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- Squinting; not straightforward; sinister.
from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.
- adj. of questionable taste or morality
French, from Old French losche, squint-eyed, feminine of lois, from Latin luscus, blind in one eye.(American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, Fourth Edition)
From French louche (Wiktionary)