Definition of Jollying

1. Verb. (present participle of jolly) ¹



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Definition of Jollying

1. jolly [v] - See also: jolly

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Lexicographical Neighbors of Jollying

jollops
jolls
jolly
jolly-hockey-sticks
jolly along
jolly boat
jolly boats
jolly someone along
jolly up
jolly well
jollyboat
jollyboats
jollyer
jollyers
jollyhead
jollying (current term)
jollyings
jols
jolt
jolted
jolter
jolters
jolthead
joltheads
joltier
joltiest
joltily
joltiness
jolting
joltingly

Literary usage of Jollying

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1. Roy Blakeley, His Story: Being the True Narrative of His Adventures and by Percy Keese Fitzhugh (1920)
"... CHAPTER XXVIII jollying PEE-WEE THAT'S the reason I'll never trust a gentle breeze. In books you find all kinds of nice things about gentle breezes, ..."

2. Clay Products Cyclopedia, Containing Important Information for Every (1922)
"... in an amorphous or non-crystalline form, and forms a coating on the surface of the grains. jollying;. jollying also gets its name from the machine ..."

3. Le Jongleur de Notre Dame: (The Juggler of Notre Dame); Miracle Play in by Jules Massenet, Maurice Lena (1907)
"(Continuing his jollying.) Would you have a turn at jugglery. ... (Continuing the jollying.) My lords to please you I'll sing a fine Love's Salvation. ..."

4. The Scrap Book (1906)
"At first the infant Conning his dad until he walks the floor; And then the whining schoolboy, poring o'er his book, jollying his teacher into marking him A ..."

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