dolly

  • 1 Dolly — may refer to one of the following: Camera dolly, platform that enables a movie or video camera to move during shots Dolly (tool), a portable anvil Dolly (trailer), for towing behind a vehicle Dolly (Fauré), a suite for piano four hands by Gabriel …

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  • 2 Dolly! — Starring Dolly Parton Ralph Emery Richard Dennison Dolly! was a television variety show that aired during the 1976 1977 season and featured Dolly Parton. In the mid 1970s, Parton was approached by Bill Graham, president of Show Biz, Inc., the… …

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  • 3 Dolly — steht für: Dolly (Vorname); siehe dort Etymologie und bekannte Namensträgerinnen Dolly (Anhänger), engl. für „Rollwagen“, ein Nutzfahrzeuganhänger mit eigener Sattelkupplung Dolly (Flughafen), Bodengerät zum Transport von Flachpaletten. Dolly… …

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  • 4 Dolly — Saltar a navegación, búsqueda Dolly puede referirse a: La Oveja Dolly, primer mamífero clonado a partir de una célula adulta. Dolly Parton, cantante country, compositora y actriz estadounidense. Dolly!, serie televisiva creada por Dolly Parton.… …

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  • 5 dolly — DÓLLY s.n. (cin.) Macara mică de construcţie specială, folosită pe platourile de filmare. – Din fr., engl. dolly. Trimis de claudia, 13.09.2007. Sursa: DEX 98  dólly s. n. Trimis de siveco, 10.08.2004. Sursa: Dicţionar ortografic  DÓLLY …

    Dicționar Român

  • 6 dolly — c.1600, Dolly, a fem. nickname (see DOLL (Cf. doll)); 1790 as child s doll; applied from 1792 to any contrivance fancied to resemble a dolly in some sense, especially a small platform on rollers (1901). Doesn t look like one to me, either, but… …

    Etymology dictionary

  • 7 dolly — [däl′ē] n. pl. dollies [dim. of DOLL] 1. a doll: a child s word 2. a tool used to hold a rivet at one end while a head is hammered out of the other end 3. Dial. a stick or board for stirring, as in laundering clothes or washing ore ☆ 4. any of… …

    English World dictionary

  • 8 Dolly — Dol ly, n. A child s mane for a doll. [1913 Webster] {Dolly shop}, a shop where rags, old junk, etc., are bought and sold; usually, in fact, an unlicensed pawnbroker s shop, formerly distinguished by the sign of a black doll. [England] [1913… …

    The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • 9 Dolly — Dol ly, n.; pl. {Dollies}. 1. (Mining) A contrivance, turning on a vertical axis by a handle or winch, and giving a circular motion to the ore to be washed; a stirrer. [1913 Webster] 2. (Mach.) A tool with an indented head for shaping the head of …

    The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • 10 Dolly — f, m 1 (f.) English: originally (from the 16th century onwards) a pet form of DOROTHY (SEE Dorothy), but now more commonly used as a pet form of DOLORES (SEE Dolores) and as an independent given name (taken as being from the vocabulary word doll …

    First names dictionary

  • 11 dolly — /ˈdɔlli, ingl. ˈdHlɪ/ [vc. ingl., propr. «bambolina» e poi anche «carrello»] s. m. inv. (cine, tv) gru …

    Sinonimi e Contrari. Terza edizione

  • 12 dolly — [n] handtruck carrier, cart, pushcart; concepts 499,505 …

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  • 13 Dolly — Cette page d’homonymie répertorie les différents sujets et articles partageant un même nom. Dolly peut faire référence à : Sommaire 1 Cinéma/Télévision 2 Musique …

    Wikipédia en Français

  • 14 dolly — /dol ee/, n., pl. dollies, v., dollied, dollying. n. 1. Informal. a doll. 2. a low truck or cart with small wheels for moving loads too heavy to be carried by hand. 3. Motion Pictures, Television. a small wheeled platform, usually having a short… …

    Universalium

  • 15 dolly — [1] A metalworking tool, available in a variety of shapes and sizes, comprising a curved polished block of cast iron or forged steel, used to assist in forming three dimensional shapes and in straightening dented panels, usually by holding the… …

    Dictionary of automotive terms

  • 16 Dolly — /dol ee/, n. a female given name, form of Doll. Also, Dollie. * * * ▪ cloned sheep  female Finn Dorset sheep that lived from 1996 to 2003, the first successfully cloned mammal, produced by Scottish geneticist Ian Wilmut and colleagues of the… …

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  • 17 dolly — /ˈdɒli / (say dolee) noun (plural dollies) 1. (with children) a doll. 2. a. a low truck with small wheels for moving loads too heavy to be carried by hand. b. Film, TV a small, mobile platform for carrying cameras, directors, etc., and often… …

    Australian English dictionary

  • 18 dolly — I. noun (plural dollies) Date: 1790 1. doll 2. a wooden pronged instrument for beating and stirring clothes in the process of washing them in a tub 3. a compact narrow gauge railroad locomotive for moving construction trains and for switching 4.… …

    New Collegiate Dictionary

  • 19 dolly — 1. noun a) A contrivance, turning on a vertical axis by a handle or winch, and giving a circular motion to the ore to be washed; a stirrer. b) A tool with an indented head for shaping the head of a rivet …

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  • 20 dolly —    a mistress    Certainly from doll1 but also perhaps owing something to her smart dress dolled up:     It seemed rather steep of my father to keep his dolly at home with my wife there. (Fraser, 1969, writing in 19th century style)    A… …

    How not to say what you mean: A dictionary of euphemisms