noun, plural L's or Ls, l's or ls.
noun, plural L's or Ls.
noun, plural L's or Ls. Informal.
Origin of L1
Symbol, Optics, Chemistry, Biochemistry.
Origin of L.1
Origin of L.2
Related Words for lgallant, gritty, bold, fearless, audacious, adventurous, courageous, heroic, daring, large, gross, fat, chivalrous, confident, dashing, dauntless, defiant, doughty, firm, foolhardy
Examples from the Web for l
Contemporary Examples of l
Only the L, K, and A of the old sign remain stuck to the side of the office.The Congo's Forgotten Colonial Getaway
December 18, 2014
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
December 13, 2014
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
August 24, 2014
L Word Mississippi is an effective, painful reminder of this.Mississippi Is Hell for These Lesbians
August 8, 2014
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
July 4, 2014
Historical Examples of l
She continues through the alphabet to L, when the table responds.Echoes of the War
J. M. Barrie
My attachment to L——, as you say, is involuntary, and my love as pure as it is fervent.
L—— understands the business better than I thought he could.
The character of L—— is quite different from what I had imagined it to be.
Therefore, my dear L——, save yourself the trouble of challenging me.
noun plural l's, L's or Ls
- something shaped like an L
- (in combination)an L-shaped room
- poundUsually written: £
Word Origin 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 The shape of the Roman letter is an early one in Greek, adopted before it was superseded in Greek by the inverted form which became the Greek lambda.