lollipop lady

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Noun1.lollipop lady - a woman hired to help children cross a road safely near a schoollollipop lady - a woman hired to help children cross a road safely near a school
Britain, Great Britain, U.K., UK, United Kingdom, United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland - a monarchy in northwestern Europe occupying most of the British Isles; divided into England and Scotland and Wales and Northern Ireland; `Great Britain' is often used loosely to refer to the United Kingdom
crossing guard - someone who helps people (especially children) at a traffic crossing
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lollipop lady

n (Brit inf) → ˜ Schülerlotsin f
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HOT-HEADED motorists are being warned to lay off the abuse of lollipop men and women as the new school term kicks off.
BIRMINGHAM'S yellowcoated army of lollipop men and women are set to be axed for good - unless schools can raise the cash to fund their own.
Last year Kirklees Council revealed it had 32 vacancies for lollipop men or women but had struggled to find anyone.
THOUSANDS of people have signed petitions to save the jobs of lollipop men and women.
ANGRY parents have criticised council plans to axe lollipop men and women across Birmingham.
It's with the help of such friendly lollipop men and women that we managed to get my autistic/ ADHD child to walk to school."
Cabinet member responsible for school crossing patrols, Cllr Malcolm Kennedy, said: "Along with other local authorities, the city has a shortage of lollipop men and women which means from time to time we need to redeploy some staff to meet need.
A COVENTRY grandad wants to raise PS100,000 by September to save Coventry's lollipop men and women.
Cllr Dave Cowans, said: "Despite our previous pleas for potential lollipop men and women to get in touch, we don't have anyone for this site, so the only option is to install a temporary pedestrian crossing and teach school children how to use it safely."
The council have made the right decision and we're delighted at the outcome.'' Lollipop men and women work 8am till 9.10am for the morning session and 3pm till 4pm for the home-time session.