lout

Lout \Lout\ (lout), v. i. [OE. louten, luten, AS. l[=u]tan; akin to Icel. l[=u]ta, Dan. lude, OHG. l[=u]z[=e]n to lie hid.] To bend; to box; to stoop. [Archaic] --Chaucer. --Longfellow. [1913 Webster] He fair the knight saluted, louting low. --Spenser. [1913 Webster]