American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, Fourth Edition
- n. A confection consisting of a piece of hard candy attached to the end of a small stick.
Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- n. See lollypop.
GNU Webster's 1913
- n. Archaic A kind of sugar confection which dissolves easily in the mouth.
- n. A piece of hard candy, often of discoid shape, attached to the end of a handle of wood or hard paper by which it is held in the hand while being licked; -- it is popular with small children.
- n. ice cream or water ice on a small wooden stick
- n. hard candy on a stick
- Perhaps dialectal lolly, tongue (from loll, to dangle the tongue) + pop1. (American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, Fourth Edition)
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“By the 1960s, however, Americans 'concept of the ideal rose had become -- as Danielle Hahn, who runs Rose Story Farm, describes it -- "the long-stemmed grocery store' lollipop 'with a perfect shape, devoid of any fragrance and that never opens. ”
“Built as an art museum for the A&P heir Huntington Hartford, the building curved around Columbus Circle on a cramped site; it had no windows except for little portholes cut into the corners of its 10-story white marble façade; it sat on slender columns, each topped with a disc of dark marble, which earned it the name the "lollipop" building.”
“Fentanyl now comes in a "lollipop" form called Actiq.”
“Greenberg's simple "lollipop" story has begun to unravel; in an interview with American Photo magazine for example, she describes how frustrating it was to have parents "step out of the studio for a couple minutes" in vain attempts to make children cry who would not otherwise oblige.”
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