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delicatessen

[ del-i-kuh-tes-uh n ]SEE DEFINITION OF delicatessen

Synonyms for delicatessen

  • cafeteria
  • deli
  • charcuterie
  • restaurant
  • café
  • sandwich shop
  • subway shop
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EXAMPLES FROM THE WEB FOR DELICATESSEN

I picked it up as I was coming back from the delicatessen shop.

Did they give you eighteen months for breaking into the delicatessen shop?

In that apartment, however, the delicatessen dinner was still laid.

And here, you may visit the delicatessen shop to good purpose.

Bob and Laura with supplies from the delicatessen shop, likely.

The scene of the little drama's unfolding was a delicatessen shop.

We have here one phase of the origin of the delicatessen stores.

Those stars must have been put there by the delicatessen man when you bought the bread.

I suppose you really work in a delicatessen or follow the races.

Ikey could not get away from memories of the delicatessen shop.

WORD ORIGIN

1889, American English, from German delikatessen, plural of delikatesse "a delicacy, fine food," from French délicatesse (1560s), from délicat "fine," from Latin delicatus (see delicate).

MORE RELATED WORDS FOR DELICATESSEN

grocery

nounstore that sells food and other commodities
  • bodega
  • delicatessen
  • greengrocery
  • market
  • minimarket
  • store
  • supermarket
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