adverb. ['ˈdɪrli'] in a sincere and heartfelt manner.
Words that Rhyme with Dearly
Example sentences of the word dearly
It is heartbreaking to think anyone might harm that precious fur buddy you love so dearly.
Consider writing a brief account of a treasured memory you have of the dearly departed.
Quotes containing the word dearly
1. I don't call you handsome, sir, though I love you most dearly: far too dearly to flatter you. Don't flatter me.
- Charlotte Bronte
2. Among the many signs of a lively faith and hope we have in eternal life, one of the surest is not being overly sad at the death of those whom we dearly love in our Lord.
- Saint Ignatius
3. My father sacrificed his life for our family when I was growing up. He was one of the bravest, wisest, and most unselfish goats I have ever known, and I will miss his cheese dearly.
- Jarod Kintz, It Occurred to Me
adjective. entailing great loss or sacrifice.
adverb. ['ˈdɪrli'] at a great cost.
adverb. ['ˈdɪrli'] with affection.