loll

  • 1 Loll — (l[o^]l), v. i. [imp. & p. p. {Lolled} (l[o^]ld); p. pr. & vb. n. {Lolling}.] [Cf. Icel. lolla to act lazily, loll, lolla, laziness, OD. lollen to sit over the fire, and E. lull. Cf. {Lill}, {Lull}.] 1. To act lazily or indolently; to recline; to …

    The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • 2 Loll — ist der Name verschiedener Personen: Renate Loll (* 1962), deutsche theoretische Physikerin Sven Loll (* 1964), deutscher Judoka Wilfried Loll (* 1945), deutscher Schauspieler Diese Seite ist eine Begri …

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  • 3 loll´er — loll «lol», verb, noun. –v.i. 1. to recline or lean in a lazy manner; »to loll on a sofa. 2. to hang loosely or droop; dangle: »A dog s tongue lolls out in hot weather. ... babies with their little round heads lolling forward (George Eliot). –v.t …

    Useful english dictionary

  • 4 Loll — may refer to: * Renate Loll, physicist * Angle of loll, a specific hydrostatic stability condition experienced by unstable vessels at sea. See also *LOL …

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  • 5 loll — [lɔl US la:l] v [Date: 1300 1400; Origin: Probably copying the action] 1.) [I always + adverb/preposition] to sit or lie in a very lazy and relaxed way = ↑lounge loll around/about/beside etc ▪ He lolled back in his chair. 2.) [I and T] if your… …

    Dictionary of contemporary English

  • 6 Loll — Loll, v. t. To let hang from the mouth, as the tongue. [1913 Webster] Fierce tigers couched around and lolled their fawning tongues. Dryden. [1913 Webster] …

    The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • 7 loll — [ lal ] verb intransitive 1. ) to sit, stand, or lie in a relaxed position: loll back/around etc.: I spent the day lolling around on the sofa watching TV. 2. ) if your tongue or your head lolls, it hangs down in an uncontrolled way …

    Usage of the words and phrases in modern English

  • 8 loll — loll·er; loll; …

    English syllables

  • 9 loll — (v.) mid 14c., lollen to lounge idly, hang loosely, perhaps related to M.Du. lollen to doze, mumble, or somehow imitative of rocking or swinging. Specifically of the tongue from 1610s. Related: Lolled; lolling. As a noun, from 1709 …

    Etymology dictionary

  • 10 loll — *idle, loaf, lounge, laze Analogous words: relax, rest, repose (see corresponding nouns at REST): lean, incline (see SLANT vb) …

    New Dictionary of Synonyms

  • 11 loll — [v] lay sprawled bum, dangle, dawdle, droop, drop, flap, flop, goof off, hang, hang loose, idle, laze, lean, loaf, loiter, lounge, recline, relax, rest, sag, slouch, slump, sprawl; concepts 154,210 Ant. sit up straight …

    New thesaurus

  • 12 loll — ► VERB 1) sit, lie, or stand in a lazy, relaxed way. 2) hang loosely. ORIGIN probably symbolic of dangling …

    English terms dictionary

  • 13 loll — [läl] vi. [ME lollen < MD, to mumble, doze, of echoic orig.] 1. to lean or lounge about in a relaxed or lazy manner 2. to hang in a relaxed manner; droop [the dog s tongue lolled out] vt. to let droop or hang loosely n. Archaic the act of… …

    English World dictionary

  • 14 loll — UK [lɒl] / US [lɑl] verb [intransitive] Word forms loll : present tense I/you/we/they loll he/she/it lolls present participle lolling past tense lolled past participle lolled 1) to sit, stand, or lie in a relaxed position loll back/around/about… …

    English dictionary

  • 15 loll — [[t]lɒl[/t]] v. i. 1) to recline or lean in a relaxed, lazy, or indolent manner; lounge: to loll on a sofa[/ex] 2) to hang loosely; droop; dangle 3) to allow to hang, droop, or dangle 4) the act of lolling • Etymology: 1300–50; ME lollen, lullen… …

    From formal English to slang

  • 16 loll — [[t]lɒ̱l[/t]] lolls, lolling, lolled 1) VERB If you loll somewhere, you sit or lie in a very relaxed position. [V prep/adv] He was lolling on the sofa in the shadows near the fire... [V prep/adv] He lolled back in his comfortable chair. Syn:… …

    English dictionary

  • 17 loll — loller, n. lollingly, adv. /lol/, v.i. 1. to recline or lean in a relaxed, lazy, or indolent manner; lounge: to loll on a sofa. 2. to hang loosely; droop; dangle: The dog stood in the heat with his tongue lolling out of his mouth. v.t. 3. to… …

    Universalium

  • 18 loll — Synonyms and related words: bed, bed down, bum, bum around, couch, crawl, curl up, diddle, do nothing, droop, go to bed, go to rest, goof off, grovel, hang around, idle, lay, laze, lazy, lie, lie around, lie down, lie flat, lie limply, lie prone …

    Moby Thesaurus

  • 19 loll — verb 1 (intransitive always + adv/prep) to sit or lie in a very lazy and relaxed way (+ around/about/beside etc): We spent our vacation lolling around beside the pool. 2 (I, T) if your head or tongue lolls or if you loll your head, you allow it… …

    Longman dictionary of contemporary English

  • 20 loll — /lɒl / (say lol) verb (i) 1. to recline or lean in a relaxed or indolent manner; lounge: to loll on a sofa. 2. to hang loosely or droopingly. –verb (t) 3. to allow to hang or droop. –noun 4. an act or posture of lolling. 5. Obsolete someone or… …

    Australian English dictionary