[maw-luh] /ˈmɔ lə/
an older spelling of mullah
[muh-les-uh nt] /məˈlɛs ənt/ adjective 1. softening or tending to soften.
[mawl] /mɔl/ adjective, German. 1. (in music) written in a minor key; minor. /mɒl/ noun (slang) 1. the female accomplice of a gangster 2. a prostitute female proper name, shortened form of Molly, itself familiar for Mary. Used from c.1600 for “prostitute;” meaning “companion of a thief” is first recorded 1823. U.S. sense of “a […]
[moh-ley; French maw-le] /moʊˈleɪ; French mɔˈlɛ/ noun 1. Guy [gahy;; French gee] /gaɪ;; French gi/ (Show IPA), 1905–75, French political leader.
noun 1. (The Fortunes and Misfortunes of the Famous Moll Flanders) a novel (1722) by Daniel Defoe.