[lon-ee] /ˈlɒn i/
a male given name, form of .
Also, Loni. a female given name.
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[long-yee] /ˈlɒŋ yi/ noun 1. . [loo ng-gee, loo n-jee] /ˈlʊŋ gi, ˈlʊn dʒi/ noun 1. a cloth used as a turban, scarf, sarong, etc., in India, Pakistan, and Burma. 2. a loincloth worn by men in India. /ˈlʊŋɡiː/ noun 1. a long piece of cotton cloth worn as a loincloth, sash, or turban by […]
/ˈlɒŋjɪəˌbjɛn/ noun 1. a village on Spitsbergen island, administrative centre of the Svalbard archipelago: coal-mining
[loo-pee] /ˈlu pi/ adjective, loopier, loopiest. 1. full of loops. 2. Slang. 3. Scot. crafty; sly. /ˈluːpɪ/ adjective loopier, loopiest 1. full of loops; curly or twisted 2. (informal) slightly mad, crazy, or stupid adj. “full of loops,” 1856, from loop + -y (2). Slang sense “crazy” is attested from 1923. Earlier figurative sense was […]
- Loose as a goose
adjective phrase [probably both fr the rhyme and the perception that a goose has loose bowels; first sense may be related to an earlier ”weak, flimsy,” with the notion of ”loosely articulated,” hence relaxed to the point of languor]