celly

[ sel-ee ]
/ ˈsɛl i /

noun Slang.

Usually cel·lie . cellmate.
Sometimes cel·lie . cell phone.
Sometimes cel·lie . a short celebration, as a goal celebration in competitive sports.

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Origin of celly

First recorded in 1965–70 for def. 1, 1990–1995 for def. 2, and 2005–10 for def. 3,
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