Definitions

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. An obsolete form of hollen.

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Examples

  • But hollin became colloquially holm, whence generally Holmes.

    The Romance of Names

  • Yer won't see no dancin 'den; yer won't hyear no cussin', nor no chickens hollin 'uv er night; dey won't be no reel chunes sung den; yer'll want ter go ter prayin', an 'yer'll be er callin' on us wat is stedfus in de faith fur ter hep yer; but we can't hep yer den.

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  • Dey tuck'n cut up 'roun' yer wuss'n ef dey 'uz wil' creeturs, en termorrer night dey'll be a-hollin 'en whoopin' en singin 'en dancin'

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  • And then --- if ye be indeed sic a Lord of Glenallan as I hae heard of in _my_ day --- make your merrymen gather the thorn, and the brier, and the green hollin, till they heap them as high as the house-riggin, and burn! burn! burn! the auld witch Elspeth, and a 'that can put ye in mind that sic a creature ever crawled upon the land!' '

    The Antiquary

  • Day Day, A Day Day, A Shay Bay A Day Day, A Day Day I'm in ya school hollin -- now when i study up in school i'm fi'in to get my learn on it's so hot up in this class that i ain't got no shirts on Holdin up a big stack of dem books plus some rubba bands Girl don't ask me for no pills I need em for my focus, magn!

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  • Day Day, A Day Day I'm in ya school hollin -- now when i study up in school i'm fi'in to get my learn on it's so hot up in this class that i ain't got no shirts on Holdin up a big stack of dem books plus some rubba bands Girl don't ask me for no pills I need em for my focus, magn!

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  • When the score was tied at 94 all, hollin replaced allen when in fact he was playing pretty well. 18 mins? that's a very mins compared to his mins before.

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  • salleh, yoo maided me laff so hard i wus stomppin de floor an hollin mah bellie !

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  • - A DAY DAY! i'm in ya school hollin A Day Day, A Day

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  • And then -- if ye be indeed sic a Lord of Glenallan as I hae heard of in _my_ day -- make your merrymen gather the thorn, and the brier, and the green hollin, till they heap them as high as the house-riggin ', and burn! burn! burn! the auld witch Elspeth, and a' that can put ye in mind that sic a creature ever crawled upon the land! "

    The Antiquary — Complete

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