Loll meaning

lŏl
Loll is defined as to lay around in a casual way, or to hang loosely.

When you lay around casually slumped on the couch, this is an example of when you loll around.

When a dog's tongue is hanging floppily out of its mouth, this is an example of when it lolls.

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To move, stand, or recline in an indolent or relaxed manner.
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To hang or droop laxly.

A pennant lolling from the mast.

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To permit to hang or droop laxly.

Lolled his head on the armrest.

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To lean or lounge about in a relaxed or lazy manner.
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To hang in a relaxed manner; droop.

The dog's tongue lolled out.

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To let droop or hang loosely.
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To act lazily or indolently; to recline; to lean; to throw one's self down; to lie at ease.
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To hang extended from the mouth, like the tongue of an animal heated from exertion.
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To let the tongue hang from the mouth in this way.

The ox stood lolling in the furrow.

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Origin of loll

  • Middle English lollen probably from Middle Dutch to doze

    From American Heritage Dictionary of the English Language, 5th Edition

  • Cognate with Icelandic lolla (“to act lazily").

    From Wiktionary