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English definition of “dearest”

dearest

adjective     /ˈdɪə.rɪst/ US  /ˈdɪr.ɪst/ old-fashioned
used when writing to someone you love: "Dearest Kitty," she wrote.Affectionate terms of address
(Definition of dearest adjective from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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