What does dearly mean?

Definitions for dearly
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Here are all the 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

How to pronounce dearly?

  1. Alex
    Alex
    US English
    Daniel
    Daniel
    British
    Karen
    Karen
    Australian
    Veena
    Veena
    Indian

How to say dearly in sign language?

  1. dearly

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

Examples of dearly in a Sentence

  1. Jerri Jackson:

    They loved each other dearly.

  2. Proverb:

    What is got by begging is dearly bought.

  3. Bruce Mann:

    Oh, she'd be so proud. She loved Elizabeth dearly.

  4. Hosea Ballou:

    Real happiness is cheap enough, yet how dearly we pay for its counterfeit.

  5. David Guterson, Snow Falling on Cedars:

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

Images & Illustrations of dearly

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