dearest Meaning in the Cambridge English Dictionary

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uk   /ˈdɪə.rɪst/  us   /ˈdɪr.ɪst/ old-fashioned
used when writing to someone you ​love: "Dearest Kitty," she ​wrote.

dearestnoun [C]

uk   /ˈdɪə.rɪst/  us   /ˈdɪr.ɪst/ old-fashioned
used when writing or ​speaking to someone you ​love: Come, my dearest, it's getting late.
(Definition of dearest from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “dearest”
in Chinese (Simplified) (用于信件的称呼)亲爱的…
in Chinese (Traditional) (用於信件的稱呼)親愛的…
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