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n.1.A darling; a favorite.
Whilst the birds billing,
Each one with his dilling.
- Drayton.
Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary, published 1913 by G. & C. Merriam Co.
References in classic literature ?
"Wilt go to Cousin Hetty, my dilling, while mother gets ready to go to bed?
There is only one way of dilling with a man like that.
MT Hojgaard A/S, a company engaged in construction and civil work, announced on Thursday that at an extraordinary Annual General Meeting, it has appointed Carsten Dilling as a new member of the board of directors.
(Dilling) Cadoret Figueira, 82, formerly of Clinton, passed away at home surrounded by her family on Wednesday, April 1.
Dilling, August 2 (SUNA) - The funds provided by the Agricultural Bank of Sudan to the farmers in Dilling locality for the current agricultural season totaled 8,189,759 pounds.
Today, physicians rarely remove lungs due to infections, Dilling said.