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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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n. - An electronic device that receives television signals and displays them on a screen.

Usage examples (39)
  • The British call a tv set a telly
  • The terrestrial box we call telly, that is as there is no way I am wasting money on cable or satellite.
  • Saturday night telly is pretty dire at the moment.
  • Staying at home watching telly is worse than jail? for more
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