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Definition of "dearly" []

  • In a dear manner. (adverb) : Text is available under the Creative Commons Attribution-ShareAlike License

Use "dearly" in a sentence
  • "I, her daughter, tell you that for her every tear, every heart pang, every sigh, _you_ shall pay dearly; _dearly!"
  • "It is a title dearly enough bought by most men, to render it endurable, even when not quite clearly made out, which it never _can_ be, till the Posterity, whose decisions are merely dreams to ourselves, have sanctioned or denied it, while it can touch us no further."
  • "Boris, who I love dearly, is furious about the rampant double standards of those dreadful Tabloid Newspapers."