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  • adj.beloved, favorite
  • adj.very expensive

synonyms for dearer

  • close
  • darling
  • familiar
  • intimate
  • pet
  • cherished
  • doll face
  • endeared
  • esteemed
  • loved
  • precious
  • prized
  • respected
  • treasured
  • valuable
  • high
  • steep
  • fancy
  • stiff
  • costly
  • high-priced
  • out of sight
  • an arm and a leg
  • at a premium
  • cher
  • overpriced
  • pretty penny
  • pricey
  • prized

antonyms for dearer

MOST RELEVANT
  • cool
  • unfriendly
  • cheap
  • common
  • despised
  • hateful
  • inexpensive
  • low-priced
  • unimportant
  • valueless
  • worthless
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How to use dearer in a sentence

Dearer than the cigarritos are the cigars, which are not inferior to the best Havanna.
TOBACCO; ITS HISTORY, VARIETIES, CULTURE, MANUFACTURE AND COMMERCEE. R. BILLINGS.
Ought not Gilbert's happiness, she reasoned with herself, to have been dearer to her than all the world beside?
THE WORLD BEFORE THEMSUSANNA MOODIE
Let your friend feel that her sorrow makes her dearer to you than ever before, and that her grief is yours.
THE LADIES' BOOK OF ETIQUETTE, AND MANUAL OF POLITENESSFLORENCE HARTLEY
But my master's interests are dearer to me than all the friends that I have in the world put together.
THE HISTORY OF ENGLAND FROM THE ACCESSION OF JAMES II.THOMAS BABINGTON MACAULAY
There is nothing cheaper than advice, and oftentimes nothing dearer, that is, if you are foolish enough to take it from everybody.
THE WHALE AND THE GRASSHOPPERSEUMAS O'BRIEN
Children, perhaps, would be dearer to their parents and parents to their children, were it not for the latter being their heirs.
THE 'CHARACTERS' OF JEAN DE LA BRUYREJEAN DE LA BRUYRE
From some unaccountable reason, however, the cloths were much dearer than English broad cloth of the same quality.
TRAVELS THROUGH THE SOUTH OF FRANCE AND THE INTERIOR OF PROVINCES OF PROVENCE AND LANGUEDOC IN THE YEARS 1807 AND 1808LT-COL. PINKNEY
Here was fresh sorrow; to his own mortal pain must be added that of giving anguish to one dearer than self.
GOD WILLS IT!WILLIAM STEARNS DAVIS
The first swine, according to Garcilasso, sold still dearer than the first goats.
BUFFON'S NATURAL HISTORY. VOLUME VII (OF 10)GEORGES LOUIS LECLERC DE BUFFON
I ceased to qualify my statement that Protection would make food dearer for the agricultural labourer.
THE NEW MACHIAVELLIHERBERT GEORGE WELLS
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OCTOBER 26, 1985
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