Example sentences for: dearly

How can you use “dearly” in a sentence? Here are some example sentences to help you improve your vocabulary:

  • In later centuries the islanders’ gracious hospitality was to cost them dearly.

  • But, like many others who've gloried in owning Microsoft stock, I would dearly love a signal if the moment to run for cover arrived.

  • If you love her dearly, as you say, it will be necessary to reach an agreement, probably with a referee, whereby you both hew to your own beliefs and do not discuss them.

  • Even Bush was better--a war he could have lost, a defensible tax-hike he paid for dearly.

  • Meanwhile, the aftermath of war, as dictated by the 1920 Treaty of Trianon, was to cost Hungary very dearly.


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