lulu


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lu·lu

 (lo͞o′lo͞o)
n. Slang
A remarkable person, object, or idea.

[Alteration (probably influenced by the nickname Lulu) of obsolete looly.]

lulu

(ˈluːluː)
n
slang a person or thing considered to be outstanding in size, appearance, etc
[C19: probably from the nickname for Louise]

lu•lu1

(ˈlu lu)

n., pl. -lus.
Slang. any remarkable or outstanding person or thing.
[1855–60; perhaps generic use of the proper name Lulu]

lu•lu2

(ˈlu lu)

n., pl. -lus. Slang.
a fixed allowance paid to a legislator in lieu of reimbursement for actual expenses.
(lulu1, with play on lieu, from a facetious remark attributed to NY governor Al Smith]
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.lulu - a very attractive or seductive looking womanlulu - a very attractive or seductive looking woman
adult female, woman - an adult female person (as opposed to a man); "the woman kept house while the man hunted"
Translations

lulu

n (inf) (object) → tolles Ding (inf); (person) → toller Typ (inf); a lulu of a storyeine tolle Geschichte (inf); a lulu of a mistakeein dicker Hund (inf)
References in classic literature ?
Oh, it's Lulu, black Lulu, my darling, Oh, it's where have you been so long?
That time won't come to us, just yet," said the Shaggy Man, sternly: "I'm something of a singer myself, and I don't intend to be throttled by any Lulus like your coal-black one.
Through exciting deals and promotions on the widest range of products, Lulu aims to create new standards in the retail sectors.
LuLu Group has inaugurated the second REO Fashion Store at LuLu Hypermarket in Al Gharafa.
The state-of-the-art facility will primarily focus on sourcing, processing, storing, packaging and exporting of fruits, vegetables and commodities from Sri Lanka to various Lulu operations around the world.
In the latest scam making the rounds in the UAE, residents have been receiving messages from social networking sites that claimed to offer free vouchers of up to Dh200,000 from LuLu Hypermarket.
With products like 'LuLu Now', which allows immediate credit to designated bank accounts instantly, LuLu Exchange remains at the forefront of technological innovation in this sector.
BPI said the partnership with LuLu Exchange would allow OFWs to transfer funds directly to a BPI or BPI Family Savings Bank account.
The 27,000 sq ft LuLu Supermarket will be part of the mixed-use development which comprises a residential tower of 200 high quality apartments, and the Burj Nahar Mall which will feature 84 fashion, footwear, entertainment, restaurant, and cafAaAaAeA@ tenant
This a particularly gripping episode of the family history series, as Lulu journeys back to the home she left as a teenager.
The agreement will give Lulu Hypermarket the branding rights for all three bus stations.
All LULU DOHA BANK Shopping credit cardholders who swipe their co-brand cards at Lulu Barwa City will receive 10 per cent off on their purchases of groceries, fresh food, sweets and confectionary, cosmetics, smartphones, televisions, household items, and all other festive items offered by LULU Hypermarkets in their store until 17 July 2016.