Dilly meaning

dĭlē
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(slang) A surprising or remarkable person, thing, event, etc.
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(dated) A kind of stagecoach.
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One that is remarkable or extraordinary, as in size or quality.

Had a dilly of a fight.

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Redolent of dill (the spice)
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Someone or something that is remarkable or unusual.
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Origin of dilly

  • Obsolete dilly delightful shortening and alteration of delightful

    From American Heritage Dictionary of the English Language, 5th Edition

  • Contracted from diligence.

    From Wiktionary

  • dill +‎ -y

    From Wiktionary