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Webster 1913 Edition


Dearly

Dear′ly

,
adv.
1.
In a dear manner; with affection; heartily; earnestly;
as, to love one
dearly
.
2.
At a high rate or price; grievously.
He buys his mistress
dearly
with his throne.
Dryden.
3.
Exquisitely.
[Obs.]
Shak.

Webster 1828 Edition


Dearly

DE'ARLY

, adv.

Definition 2021


dearly

dearly

English

Adverb

dearly (comparative more dearly, superlative most dearly)

  1. in a dear manner

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