Definitions for darlingˈdɑr lɪŋ
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Random House Webster's College Dictionary
(n.)a person very dear to another; one dearly loved.
one in great favor; a favorite one.
(adj.)very dear; dearly cherished.
Origin of darling:
bef. 900; ME derling, OE dēorling]
darling, favorite, favourite, pet, dearie, deary, ducky(noun)
a special loved one
Darling, Darling River(adj)
an Australian river; tributary of the Murray River
beloved, darling, dear(adj)
Kernerman English Learner's Dictionary
used as a name for sb you love
Good night, darling.
A person who is dear to one.
She is my darling wife of twenty-two years.
Well isn't that a darling little outfit she has on.
An Australian aboriginal language spoken in New South Wales.
, originally a nickname from darling.
Origin: From derling, from deorling, corresponding to .
one dearly beloved; a favorite
dearly beloved; regarded with especial kindness and tenderness; favorite
Darling is a 1965 British drama film written by Frederic Raphael, directed by John Schlesinger, and starring Julie Christie with Dirk Bogarde and Laurence Harvey. Darling was nominated for five Academy Awards, including Best Picture and Best Director. Christie won the Academy Award for Best Actress for her performance as Diana Scott. The film also won the Academy Awards for Best Original Screenplay and Best Costume Design.
The Nuttall Encyclopedia
a tributary of the Murray River, in Australia, now stagnant, now flooded.
British National Corpus
Written Corpus Frequency
Rank popularity for the word 'darling' in Written Corpus Frequency: #1304
Rank popularity for the word 'darling' in Nouns Frequency: #1657
Translations for darling
Kernerman English Multilingual Dictionary
My darling child!
- liefling, liefsteAfrikaans
- مَحْبوب، عَزيزArabic
- queridoPortuguese (BR)
- milovaný, drahýCzech
- عزیز؛ نازنینFarsi
- अत्यधिक प्रियHindi
- ljubljeni, ljubljenaCroatian
- ástkær, eftirlætis-Icelandic
- 사랑 받는Korean
- mīļš; mīļots; dārgsLatvian
- søt, deiligNorwegian
- عزیز؛ نازنینPersian
- ، ګرانه محبوبهPashto
- [ömt] älskadeSwedish
- sevgili, bir taneTurkish
- 心愛的Chinese (Trad.)
- любий, коханийUkrainian
- چہیتا ، دلاراUrdu
- yêu quýVietnamese
- 心爱的Chinese (Simp.)
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