Dooly : Definition

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Definitions of Dooly

Pronunciation : Doo"ly
Part of Speech : n.;
Etymology : [Skr. d.]
Definition : Defn: A kind of litter suspended from men's shoulders, for carrying persons or things; a palanquin. [Written also doolee and doolie.] [East Indies] Having provided doolies, or little bamboo chairs slung on four men's shoulders, in which I put my papers and boxes, we next morning commenced the ascent. J. D. Hooker.

pl. Doolies.
Source : Webster's Unabridged Dictionary, 1913

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