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From Longman Dictionary of Contemporary Englishdearestdear‧est /ˈdɪərɪst $ ˈdɪr-/ noun spoken  TALK TO somebodyLOVEused when speaking to someone you love
Examples from the Corpus
dearestSentimental visits home were punctuated by heated and bitter political arguments with my nearest and dearest.I am keeping the light, dearest.Pray for me, dearest, I shall be home sooner than we think.You are my dearest, my darling, my dear one.Let yourself go, my dearest.Oh, my dearest, dearest, Riley!He'd inscribed the book, ` To dearest Polly.The secret truth, dearest, is that I can not bear dating.Well, dearest, I was a little worried.
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