Definition of Dallying

1. Verb. (present participle of dally) ¹



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Definition of Dallying

1. dally [v] - See also: dally

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Lexicographical Neighbors of Dallying

dalk
dalks
dalle
dalles
dalliances
dallied
dallier
dalliers
dallies
dallop
dallops
dallying (current term)
dalmahoy
dalmahoys
dalmania
dalmatian
dalmatians
dalmatic
dalmatics
dalo
dals
dalt
dalton
daltonian
daltonic
daltonide

Literary usage of Dallying

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1. Reminiscences of the Civil War by John Brown Gordon (1903)
"CHAPTER XXIV CEDAR CREEK—A VICTORY AND A DEFEAT Sheridan's dallying for twenty-six days—Arrival of General Kershaw— Position of Early's army with reference ..."

2. Poetic and Verse Criticism of the Reign of Elizabeth by Felix Emmanuel Schelling (1891)
"We have here no petty dallying with mere toys of wit, to fill the vacant time of idle courtiers and gentlewomen ; but the serious assignment to poetry of ..."

3. A critical and expository commentary on the book of Judges by Andrew Robert Fausset (1885)
"(1) dallying with temptation a perilous venture.—Fleshly lusts war against the soul . Yet men natter themselves they can toy with the temptress, ..."

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