Definition of dill noun from the Oxford Advanced Learner's Dictionary



BrE BrE//dɪl//
; NAmE NAmE//dɪl//
[uncountable] Herbs and spices
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a plant with yellow flowers whose leaves and seeds have a strong taste and are used in cooking as a herb. Dill is often added to vegetables kept in vinegar. dill pickles See related entries: Herbs and spices Word OriginOld English dile, dyle; related to Dutch dille and German Dill; of unknown ultimate origin.
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