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ˈdɪl idil·ly

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  1. dillynoun

    something remarkable, highly unusual, or exceptionally effective; as, a dilly of a movie; when I make a mistake, it's a dilly.


  1. dillynoun

    Someone or something that is remarkable or unusual.

    "You're the most impossible man I ever met. And I've met some dillies.", from "Playback", by Raymond Chandler

  2. dillyadjective

    redolent of dill (the spice)

Webster Dictionary

  1. Dillynoun

    a kind of stagecoach

  2. Etymology: [Contr. fr. diligence.]


  1. Dilly

    Dilly is an unincorporated community located in the town of Forest, Vernon County, Wisconsin, United States.

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of dilly in Chaldean Numerology is: 3

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of dilly in Pythagorean Numerology is: 8

Examples of dilly in a Sentence

  1. Sally T.:

    That's a dilly of a pickle.

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    separate or cut with a tool, such as a sharp instrument
    • A. denudate
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