de·​lish | \ di-ˈlish How to pronounce delish (audio) \

Definition of delish

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Examples of delish in a Sentence

The whole meal was delish. the homemade chocolate sauce was absolutely delish
Recent Examples on the Web And no taco, no matter how delish, is worth additional COVID risk. Matt Wake |, al, "A beloved taco-bus rides again in Huntsville," 9 Oct. 2020 The food was delish, the kids were crying, and the polo was the smallest ever worn on tv. Caroline Hallemann, Town & Country, "Caitriona Balfe and Lauren Lyle Share Never-Before-Seen Photos from the Outlander Set," 3 Sep. 2020 Guests will be treated to some delish Jersey fare cooked up by top local chefs, as well as have a pretty spectacular view of the ocean. Kelly Corbett, House Beautiful, "This Iconic Elephant Statue Will Be on Airbnb for a Limited Time in March," 27 Feb. 2020 Shout out to the two Elizabethtown Police Department officers that went from enjoying them delish chicken fingie’s to full-blown #Sheepdogs real quick. Caitlin O'kane, CBS News, "Chicken joint robbery thwarted by couple who just happened to be off-duty cops," 19 Feb. 2020 Centrally located, a short walk from the lake and Church Street (and close to delish August First bakery and Pizzeria Verita), the modern and colorful hotel has an indoor pool, a lobby fireplace and the Armory Grille and Bar. Washington Post, "Burlington," 13 Nov. 2019 Its light and lovely champagne vinaigrette was delicate and delish. Amy Drew Thompson,, "Let’s get typical: American Social Bar & Kitchen | Review," 17 Oct. 2019 The Mahi Mahi tacos are also delish with the $1 soft drink lunch special. Savannah Eadens, The Courier-Journal, "It's Taco Tuesday! 5 places to get tacos within 5 blocks in downtown Louisville," 30 July 2019 From lathering your hair in it for a great deep condition to adding it to all your delish recipes, coconut oil can be used for pretty much everything. Yerin Kim, Seventeen, "Should You Use Coconut Oil for Your Acne?," 3 June 2019

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First Known Use of delish

1920, in the meaning defined above

History and Etymology for delish

by shortening & alteration

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15 Oct 2020

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“Delish.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 30 Oct. 2020.

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