or lollypop noun Etymology: perhaps from English dialect lolly tongue + 2pop Date: 1784 1. a piece of hard candy on the end of a stick 2. British a round stop sign on a pole used to stop traffic (as at a school crossing)

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  • Lollipop — A lollipop, pop, lolly, sucker, or sticky pop is a type of confectionery consisting mainly of hardened, flavored sucrose with corn syrup mounted on a stick and intended for sucking or licking. [cite web | title = Lollipop | work = How Products… …   Wikipedia

  • Lollipop — Kugelförmige Dauerlutscher Ein Dauerlutscher, Lutscher, Lolli (aus dem Englischen: Lollipop), im Schwäbischen auch Schlotzer, schweizerisch Schleckstengel, ist eine Süßigkeit „am Stiel“. Es handelt sich um ein größeres, entweder ovales,… …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • lollipop — n. to lick, suck a lollipop * * * [ lɒlɪpɒp] suck a lollipop to lick …   Combinatory dictionary

  • lollipop — UK [ˈlɒlɪˌpɒp] / US [ˈlɑlɪˌpɑp] noun [countable] Word forms lollipop : singular lollipop plural lollipops a hard sweet on the end of a stick …   English dictionary

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