dearie


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ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.dearie - a special loved onedearie - a special loved one      
lover - a person who loves someone or is loved by someone
chosen - one who is the object of choice; who is given preference; "she was Mama's chosen"
macushla - (an Irish term of address expressing affection) darling
mollycoddle - a pampered darling; an effeminate man
teacher's pet - the teacher's favorite student
Translations

dearie

[ˈdɪərɪ] N (esp Brit) (= form of address) → cariño m; (as excl) dearie me!¡madre mía!

dearie

[ˈdɪəri] (British) n (= dear) → mon petit chéri (ma petite chérie)m/f

dearie

, deary
n (inf) usu not translated (woman to child) → Kleine(r, s); thanks for your help, dearie (to child) → vielen Dank für deine Hilfe, mein Kind
References in classic literature ?
Blythe, dearie," she remarked, unrolling some dainty material.
Blythe, dearie, it isn't to blame for being the eighth, and I kind of wished it to have one real pretty dress, just as if it WAS wanted.
However, I hope YOUR confidence will be better justified, dearie.
I have had a real placid, comfortable life, dearie, and it's just because I never cared a cent what the men thought.
There, I've finished my little dress, dearie, and the eighth baby can come as soon as it pleases.
McGregor, and then Johnny Hones, and then, dearie, your mother.
Canler had asked for no security, and you know, dearie, what that will mean for me if papa cannot meet them.
Yesterday it emerged that Cramb -- under the alias Maximus Payet -- and killer Edward Dearie had posted selfies on Facebook from the Lanarkshire prison.
Yesterday, we revealed that Cramb - under the alias Maximus Payet - and killer Edward Dearie had posted selfies on Facebook from the Lanarkshire prison.
Edited by Tammy Nickelson Dearie, Michael Meth, and Elaine L.
There was so much associated damage to the incident that the two King Charles Cavalier spaniels ended up being expelled from the Palace apartment building with Dude and Dearie, and they found a new home with a woman named Brandy and parents Maude and Charlie, the grandchild and child of Dude and Dearie.
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