a river in S France, flowing W to the Garonne. 300 miles (480 km) long.
a department in S France. 2018 sq. mi. (5225 sq. km).
Capital: Cahors.
(functioning as singular or pl) preceded by a. a great number or quantity: a lot to do, a lot of people, a lot of trouble
a collection of objects, items, or people: a nice lot of youngsters
portion in life; destiny; fortune: it falls to my lot to be poor
any object, such as a straw or slip of paper, drawn from others at random to make a selection or choice (esp in the phrase draw or cast lots)
the use of lots in making a selection or choice (esp in the phrase by lot)
an assigned or apportioned share
an item or set of items for sale in an auction
(mainly US & Canadian) an area of land: a parking lot
(US & Canadian) a piece of land with fixed boundaries
(mainly US & Canadian) a film studio and the site on which it is located
a bad lot, an unpleasant or disreputable person
cast in one’s lot with, throw in one’s lot with, to join with voluntarily and share the fortunes of
the lot, the entire amount or number
adverb (preceded by a) (informal)
to a considerable extent, degree, or amount; very much: to delay a lot
a great deal of the time or often: to sing madrigals a lot
verb lots, lotting, lotted
to draw lots for (something)
(transitive) to divide (land, etc) into lots
(transitive) another word for allot
a department of S central France, in Midi-Pyrénées region. Capital: Cahors. Pop: 164 413 (2003 est). Area: 5226 sq km (2038 sq miles)
a river in S France, rising in the Cévennes and flowing west into the Garonne River. Length: about 483 km (300 miles)
(Old Testament) Abraham’s nephew: he escaped the destruction of Sodom, but his wife was changed into a pillar of salt for looking back as they fled (Genesis 19)
left occipitotransverse (position)


a lot
carry (a lot of) weight
cast one’s lot with
fat chance (lot)
have (a lot) going for one
have a lot on one’s plate
leave a lot to be desired
quite a bit (lot)
think a lot of


Read Also:

  • Cahow

    a rare petrel, Pterodroma cahow, of islets off Bermuda, until recently thought to have become extinct.

  • Cahsa

    cahsa Congenital Adrenal Hyperplasia Support Association

  • Cahuilla

    a member of a North American Indian people of southern California. the Uto-Aztecan language of the Cahuilla. Historical Examples Glimpses of Three Coasts Helen Hunt Jackson Ramona Helen Hunt Jackson Ramona Helen Hunt Jackson

  • Cai

    computer-assisted instruction. Contemporary Examples Art With a Bang Paul Laster August 19, 2009 Is It Time to Forgive Greg Mortenson? Jon Krakauer April 7, 2013 Greg Mortenson To Repay Charity $1 Million for ‘Three Cups of Tea’ Fraud Josh Dzieza April 4, 2012 Is It Time to Forgive Greg Mortenson? Jon Krakauer April 7, 2013 […]

Disclaimer: Lot-river definition / meaning should not be considered complete, up to date, and is not intended to be used in place of a visit, consultation, or advice of a legal, medical, or any other professional. All content on this website is for informational purposes only.