noun, plural del·is [del-eez]. /ˈdɛl iz/. Informal.
QUIZ YOURSELF ON “ITS” VS. “IT’S”!
Origin of deli
Words nearby deli
Example sentences from the Web for deli
At the deli counter, these tickets would have gotten me a sandwich.I jumped the queue to get an expiring vaccine. Did I do the right thing?|Niall Firth|February 1, 2021|MIT Technology Review
To capture that diagram, Lichtman employs a machine that can only be described as a fancy deli slicer.An Existential Crisis in Neuroscience - Issue 94: Evolving|Grigori Guitchounts|December 30, 2020|Nautilus
That said, if I happen to have a leftover ham bone, or if the person at the deli counter is willing to sell me one with some meat on it, I will certainly take advantage of that treasure.This nourishing navy bean and ham soup is a meal in a bowl|Ellie Krieger|December 3, 2020|Washington Post
I finally come across the only thing open tonight at the Taj: a deli called GO, the sort of place you might find in Penn Station.I Watched a Casino Kill Itself: The Awful Last Nights of Atlantic City’s Taj Mahal|Olivia Nuzzi|December 8, 2014|DAILY BEAST
Then just 8-years-old he saw writing on a deli Billboard that was in Hebrew.Out of the Birdcage: How Mike Nichols Made Gay Culture Mainstream|Kevin Fallon|November 20, 2014|DAILY BEAST
We will become doctors, deli owners, teachers, parents, and maybe even one day, President of the United States.13 Years After 9/11, Anti-Muslim Bigotry Is Worse Than Ever|Dean Obeidallah|September 11, 2014|DAILY BEAST
Just yesterday I claimed a local deli, a small poodle and a Bed, Bath and Beyond.
Buying “fake pot,” then, is about as easy as picking up a coffee at the corner deli.How Pfizer Helped Make ‘Spice,’ The Deadly Fake Pot|Abby Haglage|May 17, 2014|DAILY BEAST
Thenceforward, if not fully a man, he is at least a mad-cap or deli-kan.Life of Schamyl|John Milton Mackie
He presently reported himself from Deli, where he was learning the business of a "nutmace" planter.Thirty Years in Australia|Ada Cambridge
Our section from Deli Abbas was moved up to take the place of the one that had been engaged, which now returned to Baghdad.
They varied but slightly; the one I went on the day after reaching Deli Abbas might serve as model.
When I was at Deli Abbas ghastly bands of ragged skeletons would come through to us begging food and work.