(redirected from louts)
Also found in: Dictionary, Thesaurus, Encyclopedia, Wikipedia.
Related to louts: Lotus Notes

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
Farlex Dictionary of Idioms. © 2022 Farlex, Inc, all rights reserved.

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
Farlex Partner Idioms Dictionary © Farlex 2017
See also:
References in periodicals archive ?
"But it is the fear of unpredictable strangers street rage or litter lout rage that puts people off speaking out more often.
I am not allowed to so much as sip half a lager during games at a half empty Cardiff City Stadium, yet these louts can purchase four pints at a time during each game, with little or no regard for those around them.
I witnessed attacks at this location on two occasions with louts rushing out of the club building and using iron bars to smash car windscreens and injuring the passengers.
While waiting at traffic lights on Hearsall Common on May 16 I was appalled to see one of these generous louts in silver Polo open his oor and throw out a arge paper cup under is car.
They could also install moveable cameras in certain areas for a week at a time to target litter and gum louts and put their pictures in the paper on top of their fine.
Fran Williams, team leader for enforcement and litter at Swansea council, said: "The people of Swansea have told us they are fed up with litter louts and dog owners who don't clean up after their pets.
But why should millions of responsible drinkers who don't have much money but who like a beer or a glass of wine at home after work, be punished for those louts who rampage through our streets in their undercrackers every weekend?
These two louts have put a large stain on the face of British boxing and we should make an example of them by not allowing them ever to box again.
LITTER louts will be prosecuted and fined, a council warned yesterday.
The 11 residents use the latest surveillance equipment to film anyone from litter louts to suspected drug dealers in a bid to get them out of their neighbourhood.
A SHERIFF is at the centre of a war with oil workers after branding them louts.
Environmental workers in Birmingham will be targeting litter louts and rubbish dumpers in a major crackdown this week.
Testosterone has a public reputation as the hormone that turns men into boisterous louts at best and violent criminals at worst.
Many public companies have behaved more like louts than leaders, and the image of business has taken a well-deserved hit.