lollop

[lol-uh p]
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Origin of lollop

First recorded in 1735–45; extended variant of loll
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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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British Dictionary definitions for lollop

lollop

verb (intr) mainly British
  1. to walk or run with a clumsy or relaxed bouncing movement
  2. 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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