Definition of lilo in English:

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Pronunciation: /ˈlʌɪləʊ/

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(also trademark Li-lo)

noun (plural lilos)

A type of inflatable mattress which is used as a bed or for floating on water.
Example sentences
  • Out on the pier, we saw that kids had paddled out over a hundred yards on lilos and inflatable rafts.
  • The theme of the day is Spanish holiday, they are dressed almost to a man in sombreros, with either beach balls, lilos or water rings.
  • Only this week, two would-be asylum-seekers were caught miles from the French mainland as they tried to use children's lilos to paddle their way across the English Channel.


1930s: alteration of lie low.

Words that rhyme with lilo

kyloe, milo, silo

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Line breaks: lilo

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