English version

doll

From Longman Dictionary of Contemporary Englishdolldoll1 /dɒl $ dɑːl, dɒːl/ ●●● S3 noun 🔊 🔊 1 doll.jpg [countable]DG a child’s toy that looks like a small person or baby 🔊 a small wooden doll2 [countable] old-fashioned informalWOMANWOMAN a word meaning an attractive young woman – now usually considered offensive 🔊 Hey, doll, why don’t you get me a cup of coffee?3 [singular]NICE American English informal a very nice person 🔊 Thanks, you’re a doll.
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dollOther nights, I listened to pneumatic tubes, and I was a doll on a shelf in a cavernous department store.I done buried people with Bibles, canes, crutches, guitars, radios, baby dolls...Then she got some toy bricks and built a little house for the mummy doll and a little house for the daddy doll.A Cabbage Patch doll dries on the clothesline.This rag doll treatment of our things is great fun for him.During the intervening seven years, he has become replacement therapy for little girls who have just donated their dolls to Oxfam.Then he took out one of those dolls, each piece of which unscrews to reveal a smaller doll within.
dolldoll2 verb 🔊 🔊 doll yourself up→ See Verb table
Examples from the Corpus
dollI doll myself up at dusk.
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Verb table
doll
Simple Form
Present
I, you, we, theydoll
he, she, itdolls
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Past
I, you, he, she, it, we, theydolled
Present perfect
I, you, we, theyhave dolled
he, she, ithas dolled
Past perfect
I, you, he, she, it, we, theyhad dolled
Future
I, you, he, she, it, we, theywill doll
Future perfect
I, you, he, she, it, we, theywill have dolled
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Continuous Form
Present
Iam dolling
he, she, itis dolling
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you, we, theyare dolling
Past
I, he, she, itwas dolling
you, we, theywere dolling
Present perfect
I, you, we, theyhave been dolling
he, she, ithas been dolling
Past perfect
I, you, he, she, it, we, theyhad been dolling
Future
I, you, he, she, it, we, theywill be dolling
Future perfect
I, you, he, she, it, we, theywill have been dolling
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