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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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n. - A special loved one.

Usage examples (24)
  • And thrown her owre board though she was his ain dearie.
  • It was by a narrow margin that she had not called him "dearie".
  • Don't hear men addressed as "dearie" by other men where I live.
  • "Found your Pa yet, dearie?" she asked cheerfully. for more
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