- Alternative spelling of idyll.
Variant of idyll
- a short poem or prose work describing a simple, peaceful scene of rural or pastoral life
- a scene or incident suitable for such a work
- a narrative poem somewhat like a short epic: Tennyson's “Idylls of the King”
- Music a simple, pastoral composition
Origin of idyllClassical Latin idyllium ; from Classical Greek eidyllion, diminutive of eidos, a form, figure, image: see -oid