how to pronounce dilly


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the above transcription of dilly is a detailed (narrow) transcription according to the rules of the International Phonetic Association; you can find a description of each symbol by clicking the phoneme buttons in the secction below.

dilly is pronounced in two syllables

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An example use of dilly in a speech by a native speaker of american english:

“… the legendary dilly bar was born dairy …”

meanings of dilly


  1. Someone or something that is remarkable or unusual.
  2. A dilly bag.
  3. A kind of stagecoach.


  1. Redolent of dill (the herb).

dilly frequency in english - C2+ level of CEFR

the word dilly occurs in english on average 0.6 times per one million words; this frequency warrants it to be in the study list for C2+ level of language mastery according to CEFR, the Common European Framework of Reference.

topics dilly can be related to

it is hard to perfectly classify words into specific topics since each word can have many context of its use, but our machine-learning models believe that dilly can be often used in the following areas:

1) life, nature, and living environment;

words with pronunciation similar to dilly


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