American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, Fourth Edition
- n. Irish A lake.
- n. Irish A bay or an inlet of the sea.
Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- n. A lake: same as loch, especially with reference to lakes in Ireland.
- n. A cavity in a rock.
- n. An obsolete preterit of laugh.
GNU Webster's 1913
- n. A loch or lake; -- so spelt in Ireland.
- of laugh.
- n. Irish word for a lake
- n. a long narrow (nearly landlocked) cove in Ireland
- From Irish loch. (Wiktionary)
- Middle English, from Old English luh, ultimately from Old Irish loch. (American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, Fourth Edition)
“On the eastern edge of the lough is a double concentric ring of stones, the diameter of the inner circle being about 100 feet.”
“Besides -- and once more I think I blushed, even under the bracken -- on the other side of the lough was my little Lady Kit.”
“As the lough is an SAC special area of conservation it comes under the European Habitat Directive.”
“The lough teems with life, and is paradise for birdwatchers in particular, who flock here to see the large numbers of breeding or wintering birds that nest here and on the lough's 120 islands.”
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“Those who take things for granted: Listen "those who laugh last, lough best" Tomorrow intertwined with the debacle that is going on in the two camps, the truth shall deliver the abused innocent contender.”
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