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lager lout

A loud, obnoxious drunk man. Primarily heard in UK. When I went to England, I accidentally ended up in a pub filled with lager louts.
See also: lager, lout
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a ˈlager lout

(British English) a young man who drinks too much alcohol and then behaves in a noisy and unpleasant way: The police are planning to crack down on lager louts this summer.
See also: lager, lout
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The lout had been served with an ASBO, banning him from various estates in the town, for a catalogueof very unpleasant deeds, including attacking an off-duty police officer on his own doorstep, and smashing another resident's front door at night.
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Gifted artist Jonathan Harper, 47, described by her as a "gentle giant", was walking from a pub when the lout thumped him and sent him sprawling into the path of a car.
Staff at Ayr were warned to keep a lookout for the lout, who failed to appear before magistrates in Norfolk on a drugs charge on Thursday.
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The chief constable decided to stop and speak to him, but the litter lout sped off as soon as driver PC Dave McDonald turned on their car's flashing lights.
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A COURT yesterday banned Lotto lout Michael Carroll from threatening or harassing anyone in a 400square-mile area.
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