- a female given name, form of Cordelia.
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Examples from the Web for delia
"When the conversation turns to dogs, you know the party is five minutes from being over," Delia writes.
Finding writing therapeutic, Delia channeled her feelings of loss onto paper.
In her first memoir, Delia Ephron talks bad hair days, her lack of religion, and losing her big sister Nora.
“I practice Ephron,” Delia Ephron told me when asked about her religion.
And so come the most surprising facet of Delia's memoir, her choice to lead with the emotionally heaviest subject—Nora's death.
She was one of the Delia Torres, who married, or didn't marry, Glencore.
I hastened to meet the Delia Torres, and then came our elopement.
Peter, like a flash of flame, slipped ahead of Delia and was lost in the shadows.
So Delia, a little later, limped after them with Peter following, confidently.
You can take my place as Bettina's chaperon, and Delia will take care of the house.