Lorn

Lorn

(lrn), a. [Strong p. p. of Lose. See Lose, Forlorn.] 1. Lost; undone; ruined. [Archaic]
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If thou readest, thou art lorn.
Sir W. Scott.
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2. Forsaken; abandoned; solitary; bereft; as, a lone, lorn woman.
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Lor"rie

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Lor"ry

} (?), n.;
pl. Lorries (#).
[Prob. from lurry to pull or lug.] 1. A small cart or wagon moving on rails, as those used on the tramways in mines to carry coal or rubbish; also, a barrow or truck for shifting baggage, as at railway stations.
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2. A motorized wheeled land vehicle, esp. a large one, with a cab for the driver and a separate rear compartment for transporting freight; called truck in the U. S. [Brit.]
Syn. -- camion.
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3. a large low horse-drawn wagon without sides. [wns=1]
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