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Definition of lo exclamation from the Oxford Advanced American Dictionary

 

lo

 exclamation
exclamation
NAmE//loʊ//
 
(old use or humorous)
 
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  • used for calling attention to a surprising thing The princess kissed the frog and, lo, it turned into a.handsome young man!
  • Idioms
    lo and behold (humorous)
     
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    used for calling attention to a surprising or annoying thing As soon as we went out, lo and behold, it began to rain.
    See the Oxford Advanced Learner's Dictionary entry: lo