lolly

Definitions

  • WordNet 3.6
    • n lolly ice cream or water ice on a small wooden stick "in England a popsicle is called an ice lolly"
    • n lolly informal terms for money
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Chambers's Twentieth Century Dictionary
    • n Lolly lol′i a lump
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Usage

In literature:

It was in a lolly factory.
"On the Track" by Henry Lawson
Once, she had returned with a huge bag of lollies; and once, with a face like a turkey-cock.
"Australia Felix" by Henry Handel Richardson
Dont you think so, Lolly?
"The Doctor's Dilemma" by George Bernard Shaw
Diggers who bought lollies by the pound and sent the little ones home with as much as they could carry.
"Children of the Bush" by Henry Lawson
From his Turk cousins he has acquired a love of sweetmeats, and so for his treats lollies and cakes are essential.
"Bulgaria" by Frank Fox
Lolly would see Barbara roasting in hell and not give her a hand!
"'Drag' Harlan" by Charles Alden Seltzer
He had been known to make away with the materials of Lolly's detestable occupation when he got the chance.
"The Creators" by May Sinclair
Rashe, who was still in her morning dress, at once gave way, saying she must go and speak to Lolly, and hastened out of the room.
"Hopes and Fears scenes from the life of a spinster" by Charlotte M. Yonge
I was in a sort of pocket between two rocks that were holding up the lolly.
"The La Chance Mine Mystery" by Susan Carleton Jones
Just butting in, eh, lolly-pop!
"Mayflower (Flor de mayo)" by Vicente Blasco Ibáñez
Anna not a fit companion for Lolli's sister!
"The Benefactress" by Elizabeth Beauchamp
Dolly was at a table with the other Brown boy and Grace Rawlins and Lollie Henry.
"Two Little Women" by Carolyn Wells
In 1876 Signora Scalchi married Count Luigi Alberto Lolli, and her home is at the Villa Sofia, Turin, Italy.
"Famous Singers of To-day and Yesterday" by Henry C. Lahee
The taxes are redeemed, and there is a long unexpired term of the lease, which is held at a lolly-pop.
"The Pictorial Press" by Mason Jackson
They began a third chapter, and I was immediately among lolly-pops.
"Humorous Readings and Recitations" by Various
He can be my lob-lolly-boy and body-guard.
"Wild Adventures round the Pole" by Gordon Stables
Lollie Briggs told me.
"The Little Colonel at Boarding-School" by Annie Fellows Johnston
Now, Genevieve, you behave yourself and come along like a good girl, and we'll buy you some lolly-pops when we get back home!
"The Slipper Point Mystery" by Augusta Huiell Seaman
It used to be asserted of him that he joined the emphatical expression of Benda with the brilliancy of Lolli.
"The Violin" by George Dubourg
Then I got to the sideboard, and stood leaning over it, lolly fashion, booze, booze, boozing.
"Tom Ossington's Ghost" by Richard Marsh
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In poetry:

When Willie gets a penny piece
Straight to the lollie-shop he flies,
And, heartened by his wealth's increase,
Reviews the stock with bulging eyes.
"'Eats'" by C J Dennis
Faire ben the chylde unto his moder clinging,
But fairer yet the moder's gentle singing,—
"Lollyby, lolly, lollyby."
And angels came and kisst the dearie smiling
In dreems while him hys moder ben beguiling
With "lolly, lolly, lollyby!"
""Lollyby, Lolly, Lollyby"" by Eugene Field
Last night, whiles that the curfew bell ben ringing,
I heard a moder to her dearie singing
"Lollyby, lolly, lollyby."
And presently that chylde did cease hys weeping,
And on his moder's breast did fall a-sleeping,
To "lolly, lolly, lollyby."
""Lollyby, Lolly, Lollyby"" by Eugene Field
Then to my harte saies I, "Oh, that thy beating
Colde be assuaged by some swete voice repeating
'Lollyby, lolly, lollyby;'
That like this lyttel chylde I, too, ben sleeping
With plaisaunt phantasies about me creeping,
To 'lolly, lolly, lollyby!'"
""Lollyby, Lolly, Lollyby"" by Eugene Field

In news:

Lolly just brought me a copy of the November/December Horn Book Magazine and I must say it looks like candy, all chocolate and caramel and cream.
Lolly and Gary Gust .
Jonathan Carr and Nicole Blum with the circa 1900's apple press on their orchard in Hadley.CAROL LOLLIS Purchase photo reprints at PhotoExtra.
Nicole Blum and Jonathan Carr walk through their orchard in North Hadley.CAROL LOLLIS Purchase photo reprints at PhotoExtra.
DIXON – Oralia O " Lolly " Hernandez, 49, of Dixon, died Thursday, Oct 11, 2012, at Oregon Health Care Center.
Laura Leigh " Lolly " Willey was born Oct 15, 1945 in San Antonio, Texas.
Loretta " Lolly " Wetzel, 88, of Plymouth, died Tuesday Sept 11, 2012, at Freedom Pointe in Minnetonka.
Lolly , V Cicchirillo.
Barbara Lolly of Pittsburgh announces the engagement of her daughter, Jennifer Luella, to Vincent Joseph Cicchirillo, son of Cheryl and Joseph Cicchirillo of Charleston, W.Va.
This week's featured pet from Greenhill Humane Society is Lolly , a year-old Dachshund who was found as a stray who is a lot of fun.
Lauren Casselberry/The Jersey Journal Lollie Valdez, left, and Paz Guetierrez, right, serve dinner from the soup kitchen of the Palisades Emergency Residence Corporation in Union City on Dec 28, 2011.
Master silhouette artist Karl Johnson will be creating original hand cut silhouettes during a visit to Lolli-pops Child-ren's Bout-ique on Saturday, Nov 17.
Lolly Anderson, Betty Catching, Jim and Suzie Fentriss, Jane Hall, Kerry Robertson were at the party.
CAROL LOLLIS Jay Czelusniak at the funeral on North street Northampton.
Let's pie the polluting lolly.
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In science:

Linearimplication: (lolli) is used for causal implication.
Logic-Based Specification Languages for Intelligent Software Agents
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