Deary
Deary Dear"y, n. A dear; a darling. [Familiar] [1913 Webster]

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  • Deary — can refer to: People Ian Deary, psychologist John Deary, English footballer Terry Deary, children s author Places Deary, Idaho, United States This disambiguation page lists articles …   Wikipedia

  • Deary — ist der Familienname mehrerer Personen: John Deary (* 1962), englischer Fußballspieler Terry Deary (* 1946), britischer Schriftsteller Deary bezeichnet außerdem: Deary (Idaho), einen Ort in den Vereinigten Staaten Diese Seite ist eine …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • Deary — Deary, ID U.S. city in Idaho Population (2000): 552 Housing Units (2000): 235 Land area (2000): 0.598948 sq. miles (1.551267 sq. km) Water area (2000): 0.000000 sq. miles (0.000000 sq. km) Total area (2000): 0.598948 sq. miles (1.551267 sq. km)… …   StarDict's U.S. Gazetteer Places

  • deary — also dearie, dim. of DEAR (Cf. dear) with a notion of dear one …   Etymology dictionary

  • Deary — This is an Irish surname. Recorded in several forms as shown below, it is a form of the original Gaelic name O Daighre. This means literally the male descendant of the fiery chief! The surname is widespread in Ulster and North Connacht,… …   Surnames reference

  • deary — /ˈdɪəri/ (say dearree) noun (plural dearies) 1. (especially as an affectionate or colloquial term of address by an elderly woman) dear; darling. –phrase 2. deary me, (an exclamation of surprise or dismay.) Also, dearie. {dear1 + y2} …   Australian English dictionary

  • deary — /dear ee/, n., pl. dearies. Informal (sometimes facetious). darling. Also, dearie. [1675 85; DEAR1 + Y2] * * * …   Universalium

  • deary — noun A dear; a darling …   Wiktionary

  • deary — dear|y [ˈdıəri US ˈdıri] n another spelling of ↑dearie …   Dictionary of contemporary English

  • deary — dear·y || dɪərɪ adj. dear, beloved n. loved one; dearie, sweetie, honey, darling (affectionate term) …   English contemporary dictionary

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