PRONUNCIATION: (lol-uh-puh-LOO-zuh)

MEANING: noun: An exceptional person, thing, or event.

ETYMOLOGY: Of uncertain origin. Earliest documented use: 1904.

NOTES: The word has a number of variants: lollapaloosa, lalapalooza, lallapalooza, but they all mean the same thing: something or someone truly remarkable. It’s also the name of a popular music festival.

LOLA PALOOZA - Frankie Palooza's wife. Whatever she wants, she gets...

LOLLA PALOOKA - the boxer's daughter, who also starred in a movie

OLLA PALOOZA - an earthenware jar created and decorated by the Italian artist Ignatio Palooza