As nouns the difference between telly and selly
is that telly
is television while selly
is a marvel; wonder; something wonderful or rare.
As an adjective selly is
rare; wonderful; admirable.
As an adverb selly is
A television set
- Not much on telly tonight, as usual!
- We've got a new, flat-screen telly .
* telly tennis
The plural is not used in the US.
* tube (US), TV, tele (UK, rare)
* (l), (l) (Scotland)
Rare; wonderful; admirable.
A marvel; wonder; something wonderful or rare.
*1995 , Robert J. Blanch, Julian N. Wasserman, From Pearl to Gawain :
- The line is a masterstroke of noncommitment, for the event is a "selly " in the sight of some unidentified readers.