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ˈmɒl imol·ly

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. mollie, mollynoun

    popular aquarium fish


  1. mollynoun

    A woman or girl, especially of low status.

  2. mollynoun

    An effeminate male, a male homosexual.

  3. mollynoun

    A nickname or street name for pure MDMA powder.

  4. Mollynoun

    An English and Irish pet name for Mary.

  5. Mollynoun

    the purest form of ecstasy (drug)

  6. Etymology: From Molly, the personal name, a pet form of Mary.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Mollynoun

    same as Mollemoke

  2. Mollynoun

    a pet or colloquial name for Mary


  1. Molly

    Molly was a Swedish band that played a mix of Irish folk music with ska and oi!. Later they also had influences from Swedish folk music and klezmer. Because of the mix of music styles the band required a lot of different instruments and many different persons playing them so the members were many and varied. On Raj Raj the participants were Alf Vierth, Björn Eriksson, Elä Malmberg, Harald Berthelsen, Martin Linder, Rickard Elofsson, Stefan Ståhl, Svante Sörmark and Viktor Brobacke. On Mollyfied the setting was Alf, Harald, Elä, Steffe, Björn, Totte, Karin, Majje, Viktor, Rikard, Martin.

Chambers 20th Century Dictionary

  1. Molly

    mol′i, n. dim. of Mary: the wagtail bird.—n. Moll′ycoddle, an effeminate fellow.—Molly Maguire, one of the Ribbonmen of Ireland (1843), who perpetrated outrages by night in women's dress: one of a secret society which terrorised the coal regions of Pennsylvania (1867-77).

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of molly in Chaldean Numerology is: 9

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of molly in Pythagorean Numerology is: 5

Examples of molly in a Sentence

  1. Mark Neavyn:

    When we see these people in the emergency department and they claim to have taken Molly, we don't pay attention to that word anymore. It's so commonly not MDMA, we just start from square one and say it's some sort of drug abuse.

  2. Dodie Worm:

    We have Molly, who tends bar … and then we've got Hector, who does a lot of the groundskeeping.

  3. David Gomez:

    Molly really took the advice to heart, she really went dark.

  4. Diane Eustace:

    I’ve seen veterans in that before place, but once they start doing programs with us you can see their confidence build. It’s a complete 360 change for a lot of them, molly’s enthusiasm for wanting to help others is contagious.

  5. Tina Gibson:

    With Emma, we were just so smitten to have a baby, with Molly, we're the same way. It's just kind of funny -- here we go again with another world record.

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    a widespread outbreak of an infectious disease
    • A. epidemic
    • B. foreordained
    • C. soft-witted
    • D. appellative

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