Definitions for "Dear"
Highly valued; greatly beloved; cherished; precious.
To endear.
a beloved person; used as terms of endearment
Hence, close to the heart; heartfelt; present in mind; engaging the attention.
earnest; "one's dearest wish"; "devout wishes for their success"; "heartfelt condolences"
Marked by scarcity or dearth, and exorbitance of price; as, a dear year.
Dearly; at a high price.
having a high price; "costly jewelry"; "high-priced merchandise"; "much too dear for my pocketbook"; "a pricey restaurant"
Of agreeable things and interests.
Of disagreeable things and antipathies.
Keywords:  dier, animal
dier animal
dearly loved
with affection; "she loved him dearly"; "he treats her affectionately"
at a great cost; "he paid dearly for the food"; "this cost him dear"
Keywords:  sweetheart, lover, one
A dear one; lover; sweetheart.
with or in a close or intimate relationship; "a good friend"; "my sisters and brothers are near and dear"
a sweet innocent mild-mannered person (especially a child)
Drop Everything and Read. A time when every adult and child in the classroom, and sometimes the entire school, stops what they are doing and picks up a book to read for a specified amount of time.
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Department of Energy Acquisition Regulation. See DOE
Keywords:  expensive