from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • v. Present participle of dill.
  • n. A darling; a favourite.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • n. A darling; a favorite.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. A darling; a favorite.
  • n. A child born when the father is very old.


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  • A front triple tool and back end face dilling/milling spindle able to hold two tools are available, as is a two-tool drill/mill spindle for front and back machining.

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  • “Well, then, my pet, Mother’s got her, Mother won’t leave her; Totty be a good dilling, and go to sleep now,” said Mrs. Poyser, leaning back and rocking the chair, while she tried to make Totty nestle against her.

    Adam Bede

  • “Wilt go to Cousin Hetty, my dilling, while mother gets ready to go to bed?

    Adam Bede

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