9 Definitions of Dear

The meaning of the word dear, the definition of Dear:

n. - A dear one; lover; sweetheart.

superl. - Bearing a high price; high-priced; costly; expensive.

superl. - Marked by scarcity or dearth, and exorbitance of price; as, a dear year.

superl. - Highly valued; greatly beloved; cherished; precious.

superl. - Hence, close to the heart; heartfelt; present in mind; engaging the attention.

superl. - Of agreeable things and interests.

superl. - Of disagreeable things and antipathies.

adv. - Dearly; at a high price.

v. t. - To endear.

The word "dear" uses 4 letters: A D E R

Direct anagrams of dear:

dare read

Words formed by adding one letter before or after dear, or to dear in any order:

b - ardeb barde bared beard bread debar   c - acred arced cadre cared cedar raced   d - adder dared dread readd   e - eared   f - fader fared   g - grade raged   h - hared heard   i - aider aired deair irade redia   k - drake raked   l - alder lader   m - armed derma dream madre   n - denar redan   o - adore oared oread   p - drape padre pared raped   r - darer drear rared   s - dares dears rased reads   t - dater derat rated tared trade tread   v - drave raved   w - dewar wader wared   x - raxed   y - deary deray rayed ready   z - razed  

Shorter words found within dear:

ad ade ae ar are de ear ed er era rad re red

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