Dilling vs Dialing - What's the difference?

dilling | dialing |


As verbs the difference between dilling and dialing

is that dilling is while dialing is .

As nouns the difference between dilling and dialing

is that dilling is (obsolete) a darling; a favourite while dialing is the act by which a number is dialed.

dilling

English

Verb

(head)
  • Noun

    (en noun)
  • (obsolete) A darling; a favourite.
  • Whilst the birds billing, / Each one with his dilling . — Drayton.
    (Webster 1913)

    dialing

    English

    Alternative forms

    * dialling

    Verb

    (head)
  • Noun

    (en noun)
  • The act by which a number is dialed.
  • * {{quote-news, year=2008, date=April 12, author=Edward Wyatt, title=As Callers, ‘Idol’ Fans Often Lack Real Talent, work=New York Times citation
  • , passage=Even with that many votes, a few thousand errant dialings could affect the results. }}
  • (archaic) The art of constructing dials; the science of measuring time by dials.
  • A method of surveying, especially in mines, in which the bearings of the courses, or the angles which they make with each other, are determined by means of the circumferentor.
  • (Webster 1913)

    Anagrams

    * gliadin