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n. Vulgar Slang
An inept, foolish, or contemptible person.

[Probably alteration (influenced by dill weed) of dildo or akin to earlier slang dill, dill pickle, fool, contemptible person (probably originally a euphemism for the penis).]
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</pre> <pre> Dilly Smoked Salmon Spread On Cucumber Slices 3 ounces reduced-fat cream cheese, softened (Neufchatel cheese) 1 teaspoon fresh lemon juice 1 tablespoon chopped chives 1 tablespoon chopped fresh dill or 1 teaspoon dried dillweed 3 ounces smoked salmon, chopped 25 slices (1/4-inch thick) cucumber Dillweed Mix together cream cheese, lemon juice, chives and dill until smooth in small bowl.
We tried the special recipe, which is simply mayonnaise, turnip greens, capers, sugar, and dillweed, and it is nothing less than delicious ...
These include bergamot, cumin, lime, mandarin, lemon, tangerine, orange, verbena, angelica, caraway, cassia, cinnamon bark, grapefruit, honeysuckle, laurel leaf, patchouli, virginia cedarwood, dillweed and petitgrain.
(Makes 16 servings) 1 cup low-fat or fat-free cottage cheese 1 teaspoon basil 1/2 teaspoon tarragon 1 teaspoon Vegit 1/4 teaspoon dillweed 4 slices wheat berry bread
In Dilltown, I stop at the Dillweed Bed & Breakfast and Trailside Shop, partly owned by Russell.