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Definition of the verb loll
What does loll mean as a doing word?
verb - inflections: lolled | lolling | lolls
- hang loosely or laxly
- examples: His tongue lolled | The children loll in the rocking chair | There loll some children in the rocking chair
Syntactic formula Example for the syntactic formula there [Verb] [Locative Preposition] [Location] [Theme, indefinite] There stood on the corner a statue [Agent - being] [Verb] [Theme] [Locative Preposition] [Location] They stood the statue on the pedestal [Theme - concrete object] [Verb] John slouched [Theme - concrete object] [Verb] [Locative Preposition] [Location] The statue stood on the corner [Locative Preposition] [Location] [Verb] [Theme] On the pedestal stood a statue
Verbs of Existence (with the same syntax): balance, bend, bow, crouch, dangle, droop, flop, fly, hang, hover, huddle, hunch, jut, kneel, lean, lie, loom, lounge, nestle, open, perch, plop, project, protrude, recline, repose, rest, rise, roost, sag, sit, slope, slouch, slump, sprawl, squat, stand, stoop, straddle, swing, tilt, tower.
- lexical domain: Stative - verbs of being, having, spatial relations
- synonym of loll: droop
- more generic words: dangle / drop / swing = hang freely
- be lazy or idle
Alternative definition of the verb loll
- to act lazily or indolently; to recline; to lean; to throw one's self down; to lie at ease
- synonym: slack
Printed dictionaries and other books with definitions for loll
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by Bertram Huppert
loll is a group. b] H operates fixed-point-freely on K. E16-31G. Higman  ] . Let G be a solvable group in which every element has prime power order. Then G is one of the following groups: a] A Frobenius group G = FH, where F is an ...
The Weekly Reporter (1891)
Appellate High Court by David Sutherland
Ghunsam Loll is a person to whom both the Judge oi the Inferior Court and the Judge of the Sud- der Dewanny Court give credit : both ot them have stated that they acted upon hi- evidence, and, therefore, they must have formed an opinion ...
the sunday magazine (1867)
by thomas guthrie, d.d.
To loll is an old Saxon word which is still extant in the Low-German language, in which however it has taken a somewhat vulgar meaning. But it still lives a respectablo life in our own English tongue, in the well known word to lull. It means to ...
A Rhyming Dictionary (1824)
Answering at the Same Time, the Purposes of Spelling and Pronouncing the English Language ... [with] an Index of Allowable Rhymes by John Walker
loll, doll, etc..fool, cool, etc.—See Preface to Index, Obs. 3. An inner room receives the num'rous shoals ...
A Rhyming Dictionary: Answering at the Same Time the Purposes of Spelling, Pronouncing, and Explaining the English Language (1866)
by John Walker
Doll A little gir1's puppet or baby, rhymes loll, s. Goll Hands; paws, s. To joll To beat the head against anything, ...
The Spelling Dictionary, Or, a Collection of All the Common Words and Proper Names ... in the English Tongue ... Second Edition, Etc (1725)
by Thomas DYCHE
_ lögically _ 16rd1ineff 16rdly мымр lôrimex' lóriot lofe lófer loi's loll lot...
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Usage statistics about loll
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Distribution of usage frequency for the most common synonyms of the verb loll:
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Video shows what loll means. To act lazily or indolently; to recline; to lean; to throw one's self down; to lie at ease.. To hang extended from the mouth, like the ...
Scrabble value of L1O1L1L1
The value of this 4-letter word is 4 points. It is included in the first and second editions of the Official Scrabble Players Dictionary.
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