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latitudinarian permitting or advocating freedom of thought, esp. in religious matters. [2 definitions]
latke a pancake, esp. one made of grated potatoes.
latrine a toilet for use by many, with or without plumbing, as in a camp or a military barracks or bivouac.
-latry worship of or extreme devotion to.
latter the second of two mentioned. [3 definitions]
latter-day of contemporary or modern times.
Latter-day Saint see Mormon.
latterly recently; lately. [2 definitions]
lattice a flat, open framework made by interweaving two sets of parallel strips of material, usu. wood, often used as a decorative screen, as on a porch or in a garden. [3 definitions]
latticework a lattice, or lattices collectively; trelliswork.
Latvia a country of East Europe bordered by the Baltic Sea, Russia, Estonia, and Lithuania; formerly a republic of the Soviet Union.
Latvian of or pertaining to Latvia or its people, culture, language, or the like. [3 definitions]
laud to praise. [3 definitions]
laudable worthy of praise.
laudanum a solution of opium and alcohol.
laudation the act or an instance of praising or being praised; commendation.
laudatory expressing praise.
laugh to express amusement, happiness, mirth, derision, or other emotions by making nonverbal sounds with the mouth and distorting the face in an expression like a smile (often fol. by "about" or "at"). [6 definitions]
laughable exciting laughter or derision.
laughing laughter. [3 definitions]
laughing gas see nitrous oxide.