Dilly in a sentence 🔊

Definition of Dilly

Redolent of dill (the spice). | (dated) A kind of stagecoach.

Short Example Sentence for Dilly

  • 1. That you might drink, dilly dilly, when you are dry. 🔊
  • 2. Who told you so, dilly dilly, pray tell me why? 🔊
  • 3. But Dilly withdrew a little from his touch. 🔊
  • 4. He was smiling, and Dilly met the glance, half fascinated. 🔊
  • 5. And somehow Dilly knew now that she was of those who overcome. 🔊
  • 6. For he had not meant that Dilly should fence any land just yet. 🔊
  • 7. It seemed to Dilly that she could not make haste enough to be there. 🔊
  • 8. She included them both in a neighborly glance, and Dilly was very grateful. 🔊
  • 9. And suddenly Dilly was aware that the Joyces were all about her. 🔊
  • 10. In Vincy's opinion it served Dilly jolly well right. 🔊

How to use Dilly in a Sentence?

  • 1. And he had planned such great things, and had meant to make Dilly a millionaire! 🔊
  • 2. The rest of the day seemed to Dilly like a confused though not an unfamiliar dream. 🔊
  • 3. Now, Dilly worked fast and steadily, lest some human thing should come upon her. 🔊
  • 4. The bank ain't got the cards to call Dilly now, for his note ain't due till near Christmas. 🔊
  • 5. When Dilly had just gone to sleep in her cot a frightening figure crept into her room and turned on the electric light. 🔊
  • 6. The still afternoon settled down in its grooves of beauty, and its very loveliness gave Dilly a pain at the heart. 🔊
  • 7. Meanwhile Dilly was to pack up the few family effects she could afford to keep, and the rest would go by auction. 🔊
  • 8. But to Dilly he bore even a more subtile distinction than in that far-away time; he had ripened into something harmonizing with her own years. 🔊
  • 9. Archie she regarded almost as her greatest friend, Dilly as a pet; for both she had the strongest feeling that a mother could have. 🔊
  • 10. But now Dilly saw her without the pathetic bravery of her silken gown which was never worn, and knew her for a woman serene and glad. 🔊
  • 11. He came forward a little, and held out both hands; but Dilly did not take them, and he dropped the left one. 🔊