How Do You Spell DEAR?

Correct spelling for the English word "dear" is [d_ˈiə], [dˈi͡ə], [dˈi‍ə]] (IPA phonetic alphabet).

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Plural form of DEAR is DEARS

Definition of DEAR

  1. Highly valued; greatly beloved; cherished; precious.

Anagrams of DEAR

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Common Misspellings for DEAR

Below is the list of 356 misspellings for the word "dear".

Similar spelling words for DEAR

Usage Examples for DEAR

  1. Oh, my dear, when does Garvington ever mean anything? - "Red Money" by Fergus Hume
  2. " And yet you-" " My dear!" - "In the Wilderness" by Robert Hichens
  3. Good night, dear boy. - "Roger Ingleton, Minor" by Talbot Baines Reed
  4. But, my dear, he will believe it. - "The Vicar of Bullhampton" by Anthony Trollope
  5. Oh, nothing at all, dear! - "Sisters" by Kathleen Norris

What does dear stand for?

Abbreviation DEAR means:

  1. Data Entry and Reporting
  2. Down East Animal Refuge