- not standard an exclamation of surprise or dismay
Word Origin for lor
Examples from the Web for lor
Historical Examples of lor
Lor, Little Mother, what's a poor thing of ten year old to do?Little Dorrit
Lor' blesh you, it's jest abart enneff to myke a corpse laugh.The Christian
Lor's, yes; and to think the poor young dear is dead and gone!
Lor's, sir, I never troubles her, being as she's like a visitor.
Lor' bless me, child, what are you doing out so late, and in this crowd too?Little Pollie
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