Dear - definition, pronunciation, transcription
- a sweet innocent mild-mannered person (especially a child) (syn: lamb)
- with or in a close or intimate relationship (syn: good, near)
- sincerely earnest (syn: devout, earnest, heartfelt)
- having a high price (syn: costly, high-priced, pricey, pricy)
Be a dear and take this for me.
Of course, dear child.
Dear Mrs Jones
Give my dear love to Grandfather.
He is a perfect dear.
How did the interview go, dear?
Can I help you, dear?
Come along, my dear, take a seat.
Be a dear and make me a coffee.
Cars are 59% dearer in Britain than in Europe.
Mark became a dear friend.
His sister was very dear to him.
And what did dear Uncle wish to impart?
Are you thirsty, my dear?