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A remarkable person, object, or idea.
[Alteration (probably influenced by the nickname Lulu) of obsolete looly.]
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slang a person or thing considered to be outstanding in size, appearance, etc
[C19: probably from the nickname for Louise]
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n., pl. -lus.
Slang. any remarkable or outstanding person or thing.
[1855–60; perhaps generic use of the proper name Lulu]
n., pl. -lus. Slang.
a fixed allowance paid to a legislator in lieu of reimbursement for actual expenses.
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