deli

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noun \ˈde-lē\

Definition of deli

plural

delis

Examples of deli in a Sentence

  1. We bought sandwiches and drinks at the deli.

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First Known Use of deli

circa 1954


DELI Defined for English Language Learners

deli

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noun

Definition of deli for English Language Learners

  • : a store where you can buy foods (such as meats, cheese, salads, and sandwiches) that are already cooked or prepared


DELI Defined for Kids

deli

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noun \ˈde-lē\

Definition of deli for Students

plural

delis


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