Word Origin for lor

from Lord (interj)
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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

    Charles Dickens

  • Lor' blesh you, it's jest abart enneff to myke a corpse laugh.

    The Christian

    Hall Caine

  • Lor's, yes; and to think the poor young dear is dead and gone!

    A Son of Hagar

    Sir Hall Caine

  • Lor's, sir, I never troubles her, being as she's like a visitor.

    A Son of Hagar

    Sir Hall Caine

  • Lor' bless me, child, what are you doing out so late, and in this crowd too?

    Little Pollie

    Gertrude P. Dyer