Meaning of “lout” in the English Dictionary

"lout" in British English

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loutnoun [ C ]

uk /laʊt/ us /laʊt/
loutish
adjective uk /ˈlaʊ.tɪʃ/ us /ˈlaʊ.t̬ɪʃ/ informal

loutish behaviour
loutishness
noun [ U ] uk /ˈlaʊ.tɪʃ.nəs/ us /ˈlaʊ.t̬ɪʃ.nəs/

(Definition of “lout” from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

"lout" in American English

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loutnoun [ C ]

us /lɑʊt/ infml

a rude, stupid, or awkward man:

He’s such a lout.

(Definition of “lout” from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)