Definitions for dearly

This page provides all possible meanings and translations of the word dearly

Princeton's WordNet

  1. dearly, in a heartfelt way(adverb)

    in a sincere and heartfelt manner

    "I would dearly love to know"

  2. dearly, dear(adverb)

    at a great cost

    "he paid dearly for the food"; "this cost him dear"

  3. dearly, affectionately, dear(adverb)

    with affection

    "she loved him dearly"; "he treats her affectionately"

Wiktionary

  1. dearly(Adverb)

    In a dear manner.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Dearly(adverb)

    in a dear manner; with affection; heartily; earnestly; as, to love one dearly

  2. Dearly(adverb)

    at a high rate or price; grievously

  3. Dearly(adverb)

    exquisitely

Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of dearly in Chaldean Numerology is: 7

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of dearly in Pythagorean Numerology is: 2

Sample Sentences & Example Usage

  1. David Guterson, Snow Falling on Cedars:

    He loved humankind dearly and with all his heart, but he disliked most human beings.

  2. Friedrich Nietzsche:

    Nothing has been purchased more dearly than the little bit of reason and sense of freedom which now constitutes our pride.

  3. George Washington:

    We should not look back unless it is to derive useful lessons from past errors, and for the purpose of profiting by dearly bought experience.

  4. Alice Walker:

    It no longer bothers me that I may be constantly searching for father figures; by this time, I have found several and dearly enjoyed knowing them all.

  5. Thomas Hardy, Far From the Madding Crowd:

    Loving is misery for women always. I shall never forgive God for making me a woman and dearly am I beginning to pay for the honour of owning a pretty face.

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