noun (plural delis)informal
Short for delicatessen.
- Now they are devising plans for further investment in the chilled food factory which supplies distributors to bakeries, delis and sandwich shops.
- Shops, supermarkets and delis could also play a role in supporting farmhouse cheeses by displaying and promoting them better than they do at present.
- The stores, delis and hairdressing shops underneath the elevated subway tracks were humming with shoppers, a very lively neighbourhood.
Words that rhyme with delibelly, Botticelli, casus belli, Corelli, Delhi, Ellie, Grappelli, jelly, Kelly, lamellae, Machiavelli, Mahaweli, Schiaparelli, Shelley, shelly, smelly, tagliatelle, telly, Torricelli, vermicelli, welly, Zeffirelli
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