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English definition of “lager lout”

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lager lout

noun [C usually plural] uk   UK informal us  
a young man whose behaviour is noisy, offensive, and often violent after drinking too much alcohol
Translations of “lager lout”
in Chinese (Traditional) 酒後行為不端的年輕人,耍酒瘋的青年…
in Chinese (Simplified) 酒后行为不端的年轻人,耍酒疯的青年…
(Definition of lager lout from the Cambridge Advanced Learners Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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