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Princeton's WordNet

  1. Loos, Adolf Loosnoun

    Austrian architect (1870-1933)


  1. loos

    "Loos" is a British term that refers to toilets or bathrooms. It is used to describe a facility or room that contains equipment (like toilets or washbasins) for washing and urinating or defecating.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Loosnoun

    praise; fame; reputation

  2. Etymology: [OE. los, fr. OF. los, laus.]

Chambers 20th Century Dictionary

  1. Loos

    lōōs, n. (Spens.) praise. [L. laus, praise.]

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  1. LOOS

    What does LOOS stand for? -- Explore the various meanings for the LOOS acronym on the Abbreviations.com website.

Surnames Frequency by Census Records

  1. LOOS

    According to the U.S. Census Bureau, Loos is ranked #8159 in terms of the most common surnames in America.

    The Loos surname appeared 4,064 times in the 2010 census and if you were to sample 100,000 people in the United States, approximately 1 would have the surname Loos.

    95.1% or 3,865 total occurrences were White.
    1.7% or 70 total occurrences were of Hispanic origin.
    1.4% or 58 total occurrences were of two or more races.
    0.9% or 39 total occurrences were Asian.
    0.4% or 18 total occurrences were American Indian or Alaskan Native.
    0.3% or 14 total occurrences were Black.

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of LOOS in Chaldean Numerology is: 2

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of LOOS in Pythagorean Numerology is: 7

Examples of LOOS in a Sentence

  1. Michael Leitch:

    You walk into a shop and they say hello and thank you -- just the small things here make a difference. rEAD: From tattoos to hi-tech loos, your Rugby World Cup travel guide to JapanMichael Leitch commands a Japanese maul against New Zealand in November 2018. {.

  2. Walt Whitman:

    From this hour I ordain myself loos'd of limits and imaginary lines, Going where I list, my own master total and absolute, Listening to others, considering well what they say, Pausing, searching, receiving, contemplating, Gently, but with undeniable will, divesting myself of the holds that would hold me.

  3. Carol Channing:

    Everybody was saying, 'She's not 5-foot-2, eyes of blue. She's over 6 feet tall and has muddy brown eyes,' but Anita (Loos) stuck to it.

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