Definition of telly
Examples of telly in a Sentence
Please turn off the telly.
I just want to relax and watch the telly.
Recent Examples of telly from the Web
The simple box hooks up to the telly, your home network and the internet.
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Origin and Etymology of telly
by shortening & alteration
First Known Use: 1930See Words from the same year
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