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lulu

1

[ loo-loo ]

noun

  1. Slang. any remarkable or outstanding person or thing:

    His black eye is a lulu.

  2. (initial capital letter) a female given name, form of Louise.


lulu

2

[ loo-loo ]

noun

, Slang.
  1. a fixed allowance paid to a legislator in lieu of reimbursement for actual expenses.

lulu

/ ˈluːluː /

noun

  1. slang.
    a person or thing considered to be outstanding in size, appearance, etc


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Word History and Origins

Origin of lulu1

First recorded in 1855–60; in slang sense, perhaps generic use of the proper name

Origin of lulu2

Special use of lulu 1, with play on lieu, from a facetious remark attributed to New York governor Al Smith

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Word History and Origins

Origin of lulu1

C19: probably from the nickname for Louise

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Example Sentences

Lulu is about rating each other in our most vulnerable, intimate capacities as (physical and emotional) lovers.

Lulu, the mobile dating app for women, has changed its system to allow men to opt-in.

The new opt-in policy for men is a significant step forward for Lulu.

It may either be a legal snafu or a general backlash that has led Lulu to make a major change to how the app operates.

Lulu claims on its site that it is a way to “unleash the value of girl talk and to empower girls to make smarter decisions.”

Perry frowned fiercely on Lulu Ann Nummler, and the three fingers disappeared.

Lulu woke early the next morning and was dressed and on deck before any other of the Dolphin's passengers.

"It seems to me that our people were far more merciful than the English," remarked Lulu, with a look of patriotic pride.

"I don't see how Washington could have patience with so many disappointments and delays," said Lulu.

"Yes, they wanted to make slaves of the people here," exclaimed Lulu hotly.

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