dear adjective (LOVED)
She was a very dear friend. 她是一位非常亲密的朋友。
He was very dear to me. 他是我非常亲近的人。
Dear Kerry/Mum and Dad/Ms Smith/Sir 亲爱的克里／爸爸妈妈／史密斯女士／尊敬的先生
- We will always remember our dear departed friends.
- In loving memory of my dear husband, who departed this life on 5 May, 1978.
- My dear daughter arranged this whole holiday for me.
- Emily is such a dear, kind person - she would never hurt anyone.
- Look what those dear boys have bought me for my birthday!
dear adjective (EXPENSIVE)