from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition
- intransitive v. To move, stand, or recline in an indolent or relaxed manner.
- intransitive v. To hang or droop laxly: a pennant lolling from the mast.
- transitive v. To permit to hang or droop laxly: lolled his head on the armrest.
- n. Archaic An act or attitude of lolling.
from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License
- v. to act lazily or indolently; to recline; to lean; to throw one's self down; to lie at ease
from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English
- intransitive v. To act lazily or indolently; to recline; to lean; to throw one's self down; to lie at ease.
- intransitive v. To hand extended from the mouth, as the tongue of an ox or a log when heated with labor or exertion.
- intransitive v. To let the tongue hang from the mouth, as an ox, dog, or other animal, when heated by labor.
- transitive v. To let hang from the mouth, as the tongue.
from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- To lie or lean at ease; recline or lean idly, or in a careless or languid attitude.
- To hang loose and extended, as the tongue protruded from the mouth of a dog or a cow.
- To hang up or out; allow to hang out, as the tongue.
- To fondle: dandle.
- To box (one's ears).
- To utter unctuously.
- n. One who lounges and lolls about; a loafer.
- n. A pet; a spoiled child; a child that is much fondled.
from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.
- v. hang loosely or laxly
- v. be lazy or idle
Middle English lollen, probably from Middle Dutch, to doze.(American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, Fourth Edition)
Cognate with Icelandic lolla ("to act lazily") (Wiktionary)