What does the word Idyl mean?

Usage examples for Idyl

  1. She was quite ready to be really interested in this idyl. – The Vultures by Henry Seton Merriman
  2. He has an idyl on the loom; it is for Crantor, who is hurrying him, and from whom he expects a handsome price. – Three French Moralists and The Gallantry of France by Edmund Gosse
  3. It is a pastoral, an idyl- the story of love and courtship and marriage of a fine young man and a lovely girl- no more. – In the Day of Adversity by John Bloundelle-Burton