- an extraordinary or unusual thing, person, or event; an exceptional example or instance.
Origin of lollapalooza
Examples from the Web for lollapalooza
From Bonnaroo and Governors Ball to Warped Tour and Lollapalooza, see the hottest concerts of the summer.The Best Summer Music Festivals
May 19, 2014
(Ynet) No Lollapalooza in TA this summer - Music festival scheduled for August postponed until 2014 for logistical reasons.Sheldon Adelson And Chuck Hagel
January 28, 2013
Tell us about Lollapalooza, and cooking there, for some of the bands.Confessions of a Mad Scientist
August 18, 2009
- US slang something excellent
Word Origin and History for lollapalooza
also lallapaloosa, lallapalootza, etc.; "remarkable or wonderful person or thing," 1901, American English, fanciful formation. The annual North American alternative pop music concert of the same name dates from 1991.