loll back

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loll back

To flop, droop, or roll backward. Tom was so tired that his head kept lolling back in the car. After the meal, we all lolled back on the sofa to watch the football match.
See also: back, loll

loll back

[for a head] to fall or droop backwards. As he passed out, his head lolled back and struck the corner of the table. Her head lolled back and suddenly she was fast asleep.
See also: back, loll
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TO FIND OUT MORE, VISIT THE ROYAL COLLEGE OF PSYCHIATRISTS' WEBSITE, WWW.RCPSYCH.AC.UK +First aid fast Clearing the airways if someone has swallowed their tongue When someone collapses or is knocked unconscious, sometimes the base of the tongue lolls back in the throat blocking their airway and stopping them from breathing.
As Home And Away star Jodi Gordon wanders into her hotel room, lolls back on a sofa and folds one of her long legs underneath her, it's easy to see how she was once an in-demand model.
His head lolls back and his mohican brushes against the window of the van.
His head, its curly blond hair untouched by violence, lolls back in the crook of his helper's arm.