/ (ˈdʒɒləp) /
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British informal a cream or unguent
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Word Origin for jollop
C20: from French jalap, from Spanish jalapa, from purga de Jalapa purge of Jalapa, Jalapa being a city in Mexico
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Example sentences from the Web for jollop
“Jalap will be of service to you:” pronounce the word as it is spelled, never saying jollop.
Jalap is of great service; pronounce jalap exactly as it is written, never jollop.Conversation|Andrew P. Peabody
“Let him mind his salts-and-senna and jollop,” said Jack sharply.Bunyip Land|George Manville Fenn