[lol-uh p]

verb (used without object)

British Dialect. to loll; lounge.
to move forward with a bounding or leaping motion.

Origin of lollop

First recorded in 1735–45; extended variant of loll Unabridged Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2019

Related Words for lollop

blow, shot, stroke, jab, slap, plummet, skip, dive, drop, bound, bounce, surge, take, hop, fall, vault, top, clip, jog, clout

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verb (intr) mainly British

to walk or run with a clumsy or relaxed bouncing movement
a less common word for lounge

Word Origin for lollop

C18: probably from loll + -op as in gallop, to emphasize the contrast in meaning
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