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dill pickle Syllabification: dill pick·le
Pronunciation: /dil ˈpikəl/

Definition of dill pickle in English:


Pickled cucumber flavored with dill.
Example sentences
  • Serve with the usual suspects of gherkins, dill pickle and cos lettuce, but you might also like to add shavings of fresh Parmesan.
  • She had been served a cold roast beef and provolone cheese on Italian bread sandwich; dill pickle; hard boiled eggs that Paul had peeled, salt and peppered for her; and a green salad with all her favorite things, including the dressing on it.
  • For instance, if you're craving something sweet, sip something tart, such as water with lemon in it, or nosh on a dill pickle.

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