molly


molly

noun, plural mol·lies.

  1. any of certain livebearing freshwater fishes of the genus Mollienisia, popular in home aquariums.

noun, plural mol·lies.

  1. a type of expansion bolt having a split, sleevelike sheath threaded at one end so that when inserted snugly into masonry the turning of the bolt draws the ends of the sheath together, thus spreading the sides.

noun

  1. a female given name, form of Mary or Milicent.

noun plural -lies

  1. any brightly coloured tropical or subtropical American freshwater cyprinodont fish of the genus Mollienisia

noun plural -lies

  1. Irish informal an effeminate, weak, or cowardly boy or man

n.seabird, 1857, short for mollymawk, from Dutch mallemok, from mal “foolish” + mok “gull.” fem. proper name, a familiar form of Mary.

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