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Definitions for Dolly
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conveyance consisting of a wheeled support on which a camera can be mounted
conveyance consisting of a wheeled platform for moving heavy objects
a small replica of a person; used as a toy
A contrivance, turning on a vertical axis by a handle or winch, and giving a circular motion to the ore to be washed; a stirrer.
A tool with an indented head for shaping the head of a rivet.
In pile driving, a block interposed between the head of the pile and the ram of the driver.
A small truck with a single wide roller used for moving heavy beams, columns, etc., in bridge building.
A compact, narrow-gauge locomotive used for moving construction trains, switching, etc.
A specialized piece of film equipment resembling a little cart on which a camera is mounted.
(children, colloquial): A child's name for a doll.
A ball hit by a batsman such that it goes gently to a fielder for a simple catch.
To hit a dolly.
To move an object using a dolly.
A diminutive of the female given name Dorothy, and later also of Dolores.
a contrivance, turning on a vertical axis by a handle or winch, and giving a circular motion to the ore to be washed; a stirrer
a tool with an indented head for shaping the head of a rivet
in pile driving, a block interposed between the head of the pile and the ram of the driver
a small truck with a single wide roller used for moving heavy beams, columns, etc., in bridge building
a compact, narrow-gauge locomotive used for moving construction trains, switching, etc
a child's mane for a doll
Dolly is a rock band from Nantes, France. The group is popular in France but less well-known elsewhere. Dolly's vocalist Emmanuelle Monet has appeared in many collaborations, including a song together with Apocalyptica on the single "Wie weit/How far/En Vie". Dolly stopped their activity indefinitely after the death of Mickaël Chamberlin in a car accident on 25 May 2005.
Chambers 20th Century Dictionary
dol′i, n. a complimentary offering of flowers, sweetmeats, &c. on a tray. [Anglo-Ind.,—Hindi, dālī.]
dol′i, n. dim. of Doll.—adj. babyish.—n. Doll′iness.
dol′i, n. a wooden shaft attached to a disc with projecting arms, used for stirring clothes in a washing-tub; somewhat similar pieces of apparatus in mining, pile-driving, &c.—v.t. to wash (clothes) in a tub: to beat (red-hot metal) with a hammer: to crush ore with a dolly, to obtain or yield by this method.—adj. Doll′ied.—n. Doll′ier. [Prob. from Dolly, the familiar form of Dorothy.]
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Surnames Frequency by Census Records
According to the U.S. Census Bureau, Dolly is ranked #17784 in terms of the most common surnames in America.
The Dolly surname appeared 1,575 times in the 2010 census and if you were to sample 100,000 people in the United States, approximately 1 would have the surname Dolly.
78.3% or 1,234 total occurrences were White.
15.5% or 245 total occurrences were Black.
2.2% or 36 total occurrences were of Hispanic origin.
1.9% or 31 total occurrences were Asian.
1.4% or 23 total occurrences were of two or more races.
0.3% or 6 total occurrences were American Indian or Alaskan Native.
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The numerical value of Dolly in Chaldean Numerology is: 9
The numerical value of Dolly in Pythagorean Numerology is: 5
Examples of Dolly in a Sentence
I had boobs like Dolly Parton, i did nothing but try to hide them my whole life and as soon as I was in college I was like, ‘These have got to go.’.
I like Dolly's whole approach to life with ongoing and uplifting songs, i never met Dolly, but everything I ever heard about her — she was a great gal to know, and you could kind of get it in her music and her voice and her approach to lyrics.
The people that were in the room that night were Loretta Lynn, Dolly Parton, Willie Nelson, Porter Wagoner, all of these big country music stars.
We are in awe of Dolly’s brilliant talent and pioneering spirit and are proud to have nominated her for induction into the Rock Roll Hall of Fame.
I'd put her on the Mount Rushmore right away, dolly Parton voice is one of the greatest gifts from God any singer has ever been bestowed with. Dolly Parton is a phenomenal song writer... Dolly Parton's Dolly Parton and Dolly Parton's funny and Dolly Parton's self-effacing. Dolly Parton's a good human being. Dolly Parton makes fun of Dolly Parton. So Dolly Parton's the total package, as somebody says in the film.
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