dearly dearly  /ˈdɪr li/


  1. (adv) in a sincere and heartfelt manner
  2. (adv) at a great cost
  3. (adv) with affection


  1. We love our mothers dearly.
  2. Her views are not necessarily my views, but in her heart, she dearly hopes to be a force for good, a voice for people like her who are vulnerable and perhaps neglected.
  3. Yo Mama! We love our mothers dearly.


  1. Obituary - Jose Ernesto Rodriguez-Sanchez

    Jose Ernesto Rodriguez-Sanchez passed away on Tuesday, June 4. Jose was 38 years of age. A native of Sinaloa, Mexico, Jose was born on Jan. 28, 1975 to Josefina Sanchez. He was self-employed in the industry of the restoration of classic cars, a job which he loved dearly.
    on June 16, 2013     Source: Fontana Herald News

  2. Thelma Jean Buxton

    Randolph, Vt. — Thelma Jean Buxton, 89, passed away Wednesday, June 12, 2013, at Gifford Medical Center after a short illness. She was born June 10, 1924, in Randolph. She was dearly loved by her family. Thelma enjoyed playing the piano, baking pies and cookies. She was Mrs. B. in The Herald.
    on June 15, 2013     Source: Valley News

  3. Mickelson makes the grade at U.S Open

    It started with an overnight flight and a thunderstorm -- it finished with a place at the top end of the leaderboard. Phil Mickelson would dearly love to win the U.S. Open, having finished as runner-up on five occasions, but not even the lure of Merion was enough to keep him away from his daughter's eighth-grade graduation. The four-time major champion missed the practice rounds on Tuesday and ...
    on June 14, 2013     Source: KSAT San Antonio


  1. "We, Heath's family can confirm the very tragic, untimely and accidental passing of our dearly loved son, brother and doting father of Matilda," Mr Ledger said in Perth. "He was down to earth, generous, kind hearted, life loving unselfish...
    on Jan 23, 2008 By: Heath Ledger Source: ic Wales

  2. "He was a genius and I will miss him dearly," Jack Burns, who was the other half of a comedy duo with Carlin in the early 1960s, told The Associated Press.
    on Jun 23, 2008 By: Jack Burns Source: TIME

  3. "Maybe I can hang in and keep this job for a while," Gruden said, later adding, "I dearly miss coaching."
    on May 18, 2009 By: Jon Gruden Source: ESPN

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