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From: DICT.TW English-Chinese Dictionary 英漢字典


From: Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary (1913)

 Dear·ly, adv.
 1. In a dear manner; with affection; heartily; earnestly; as, to love one dearly.
 2. At a high rate or price; grievously.
    He buys his mistress dearly with his throne.   --Dryden.
 3. Exquisitely. [Obs.]

From: WordNet (r) 2.0

      adv 1: in a sincere and heartfelt manner; "I would dearly love to
             know" [syn: in a heartfelt way]
      2: at a great cost; "he paid dearly for the food"; "this cost
         him dear" [syn: dear]
      3: with affection; "she loved him dearly"; "he treats her
         affectionately" [syn: affectionately, dear]