- an extraordinary or unusual thing, person, or event; an exceptional example or instance.
Origin of lollapalooza
Examples from the Web for lallapalooza
Historical Examples of lallapalooza
Lallapalooza is also probably an Irish loan-word, though it is not Gaelic.The American Language
Henry L. Mencken
- US slang something excellent
Word Origin 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.