noun, plural lil·ies.
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Idioms for lily
Origin of lily
OTHER WORDS FROM lilylil·y·like, adjective
Words nearby lily
Definition for lily (2 of 2)
Example sentences from the Web for lily
They make sure that Dash and Lily are as interesting individually as they are when they’re Dash & Lily.One Good Thing: Netflix’s Dash & Lily is a sweet TV rom-com with a Christmas twist|Emily VanDerWerff|November 20, 2020|Vox
Weinstock told The Lily that the university was not involved in the show’s production or casting.
Whether hunting or foraging, a deep knowledge of the world guided them—they knew the best way to take apart a reindeer, how to roast a tortoise or where to gather water-lily roots.Much of What We Thought About Neanderthals Was Wrong. Here’s Why That Matters|Rebecca Wragg Sykes|October 27, 2020|Time
More than 90 percent of the lilies were hit with bubbles, but many more bubbles missed the blooms.Bubble-blowing drones may one day aid artificial pollination|Maria Temming|June 22, 2020|Science News
On a recent day in Iowa, two WD4C dogs, Utah and Lily, are working with biologist Aimee Hurt.
Lily Allen explained away the poor sales and ho-hum critical reception to Sheezus by…basically blaming other people.The Biggest Bombs of 2014: ‘Sex Tape,’ Mariah Carey’s Vocals, ‘How I Met Your Mother’ and More|Kevin Fallon|December 19, 2014|DAILY BEAST
One person who tuned into my story was Matt Creed, the director of Lily.
Tiger Lily and her tribe, however, were outfitted in semi-realistic outfits (read: nearly naked).‘Peter Pan Live!’ Review: No Amount of Clapping Brings It to Life|Kevin Fallon|December 5, 2014|DAILY BEAST
But only recently did this dispute spread to the lily-white slopes of a Montana ski resort.
At least for now, Modern Family is taking the less-is-more approach, and resisting turning it into The Lily Show.Stop Hating on ‘Modern Family’ (But Also Stop Giving It Emmys)|Jason Lynch|October 15, 2014|DAILY BEAST
Meanwhile Fleurette had her nourishing food, and grew more like the ghost of a lily every day.The Joyous Adventures of Aristide Pujol|William J. Locke
The land that was desolate and impassable shall be glad, and the wilderness shall rejoice, and shall flourish like the lily.The Bible, Douay-Rheims Version|Various
She was fair as a lily, with bright golden hair, and bore no resemblance to this dark-eyed, black-browed wench.The World Before Them|Susanna Moodie
Lily Pendleton was known to have once essayed an erotic novel, and had read a few chapters to some of her closer friends.The Girls of Central High on the Stage|Gertrude W. Morrison
The ponds were half covered with the white water-lily, and some other aquatic plants of the country.Journal of a Voyage to Brazil|Maria Graham
British Dictionary definitions for lily
noun plural lilies
Derived forms of lilylily-like, adjective
Word Origin for lily
Idioms and Phrases with lily
see gild the lily.