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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 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 Celebrate today with a delish dish of vanilla pudding, because today, May 22, is National Vanilla Pudding Day. Cassie Armstrong,, "National Vanilla Pudding Day: How to celebrate in Central Florida," 22 May 2018 Oh, and the warm scones with strawberry jam were delish, too! Amanda Hearst, Marie Claire, "Marie Claire," 13 Apr. 2011 Ready-to-sip soups from Zupa Noma are low-sodium and packed with delish ingredients like tomatillos, pumpkin, turmeric, and cashews, in combinations like cauliflower cashew and beet, orange, and basil. Abby Langer, SELF, "A Dietitian's Picks for the Top Food Trends of 2018," 20 Dec. 2017 Find out how to make delish snacks, meals and more from the hottest celeb chefs. Seventeen Magazine, Seventeen, "Introducing...your 2009 All Access Blog!," 5 Jan. 2009

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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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“Delish.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 24 Feb. 2020.

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