Examples of doll in a Sentence
My aunt collects porcelain dolls.
there was a row of dolls along the shelf in the bedroom
Recent Examples of doll from the Web
The last time someone was convicted of blasphemy in Denmark was 71 years ago when a man dressed up as a priest and mock-baptized a doll at a masquerade.
The room is stocked with dolls, board games, coloring sheets and computers on knee-high desks.
His Royals mural features one of his big cartoon bunnies carrying a baseball bat and a Sluggerrr doll.
Both of us told him about Trump’s affinity for the alpha male, grab-and-pull power pump that always seemed to reduce the other person to a rag doll.
The doll was quickly removed, but several students and staff members saw it, and a photo started circulating on social media.
The doll uses Bluetooth technology to connect to a device with no PIN or password required.
Video provided by the East Bay Times shows that just seconds after plummeting down the Emerald Plunge, the boy's body hit the pavement like a rag doll -- just barely missing his head -- avoiding what could have been a tragic event.
For a team that struggled to score runs until late April, somebody either sprinkled magic dust on LSU's bats or every Tiger has a Jobu doll in their locker.
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Origin and Etymology of doll
probably from Doll, nickname for Dorothy
First Known Use: circa 1700
DOLL Defined for English Language Learners
Definition of doll for English Language Learners
: a child's toy in the form of a baby or small person
: a kind and helpful person
: a woman; especially : an attractive woman
DOLL Defined for Kids
Definition of doll for Students
1 : a child's toy in the form of a baby or small person
2 : a kind or loveable person
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