Definition of dear | Unscramble dear


Scrabble & Words with Friends points

  • dear is a valid Scrabble word with a point value of 5 according to TWL06 dictionary
  • dear is a valid Words with Friends word with a point value of 5 according to ENABLE dictionary

Definition of dear

  • a sweet innocent mild-mannered person (especially a child) (noun)

    Synonyms

    1. lamb

  • with or in a close or intimate relationship (adjective)

    Examples

    1. my sisters and brothers are near and dear

    Synonyms

    1. good
    2. near

  • a beloved person; used as terms of endearment (noun)

    Synonyms

    1. beloved
    2. dearest
    3. honey
    4. love

  • with affection (adverb)

    Examples

    1. she loved him dearly

    Synonyms

    1. affectionately
    2. dearly

  • at a great cost (adverb)

    Examples

    1. he paid dearly for the food
    2. this cost him dear

    Synonyms

    1. dearly

  • having a high price (adjective)

    Examples

    1. much too dear for my pocketbook

    Synonyms

    1. costly
    2. high-priced
    3. pricey
    4. pricy

  • dearly loved (adjective)

    Synonyms

    1. beloved
    2. darling

  • sincerely earnest (adjective)

    Examples

    1. one's dearest wish

    Synonyms

    1. devout
    2. earnest
    3. heartfelt

See definition of dear in Merriam Webster

We have unscrambled the word dear

4 letter words from dear 6 words

  • ared
  • dare
  • dear
  • eard
  • rade
  • read

3 letter words from dear 7 words

  • ard
  • are
  • dae
  • ear
  • era
  • rad
  • red

2 letter words from dear 9 words

  • ad
  • ae
  • ar
  • da
  • de
  • ea
  • ed
  • er
  • re