deli

noun \ ˈde-lē \
Updated on: 7 Dec 2017

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

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


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deli

noun \ ˈde-lē \

Definition of deli for Students

plural delis

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