dill

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noun \ˈdil\

Definition of dill

  1. 1a :  any of several plants of the carrot family; especially :  a European herb (Anethum graveolens) with aromatic foliage and seeds both of which are used in flavoring foods and especially picklesb :  the foliage of dill

  2. 2 :  dill pickle

dilled

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Origin and Etymology of dill

Middle English dile, from Old English; akin to Old High German tilli dill


First Known Use: before 12th century


Dill

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biographical name \ˈdil\

Definition of Dill

  1. Sir John Greer 1881–1944 British general


DILL Defined for English Language Learners

dill

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noun \ˈdil\

Definition of dill for English Language Learners

  • : an herb with leaves that are used in cooking and with seeds that are used in flavoring foods such as pickles


DILL Defined for Kids

dill

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noun \ˈdil\

Definition of dill for Students

  1. :  an herb that is related to the carrot plant and has fragrant leaves and seeds used in flavoring foods and especially pickles


Medical Dictionary

dill

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noun \ˈdil\

Medical Definition of dill

  1. :  any of several plants of the family Umbelliferae; especially :  a European herb (Anethum graveolens) with aromatic seeds and foliage that are used in flavoring foods and especially pickles



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