noun, plural L's or Ls, l's or ls.
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noun, plural L's or Ls.
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noun, plural L's or Ls. Informal.
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Origin of L1
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Symbol, Optics, Chemistry, Biochemistry.
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Origin of L.1
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Examples from the Web for l
Only the L, K, and A of the old sign remain stuck to the side of the office.
I try to call him to say l agree it's better to stay in Los Angeles after all.Alfred Hitchcock’s Fade to Black: The Great Director’s Final Days|David Freeman|December 13, 2014|DAILY BEAST
I read that they were investigating the L train for bedbugs the other day.Chloe Sevigny on ‘The Cosmopolitans,’ New York’s Frat Boy Takeover, and ‘Asshole’ Michael Alig|Marlow Stern|August 24, 2014|DAILY BEAST
L Word Mississippi is an effective, painful reminder of this.
Yet today l consider myself the luckiest man on the face of the earth.The Stacks: The Day Lou Gehrig Delivered Baseball’s Gettysburg Address|Ray Robinson|July 4, 2014|DAILY BEAST
Didn' he hol' back de lions wen dey wuz er rampin' an' er tearin' roun' atter Dan'l in de den?Diddie, Dumps & Tot|Louise-Clarke Pyrnelle
This I hinted to L——, and his own susceptibility had hinted it to him efficaciously before I spoke.Leonora|Maria Edgeworth
At the same time the change from l to d is, at the present moment, a South Italian characteristic.Opuscula|Robert Gordon Latham
She had given Brander the chance to reassure her, speaking of the 'gris and of Dan'l Tobey's suspicions in the matter.The Sea Bride|Ben Ames Williams
Similar is nuste noht Bruttes ere; at balu heom wes iuee, L 29817.
British Dictionary definitions for l (1 of 4)
noun plural l's, L's or Ls
- something shaped like an L
- (in combination)an L-shaped room
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- poundUsually written: £
Word Origin for L
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Word Origin and History for l
Roman letter, from Greek lambda, from Semitic lamed. The shape of the Roman letter is an early one in Greek, adopted before it was superseded in Greek by the inverted form which became the Greek lambda.