noun see darling II

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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  • darlingness — dar·ling·ness …   English syllables

  • darlingness — noun see darling II …   Useful english dictionary

  • darling — I. noun Etymology: Middle English derling, from Old English dēorling, from dēore dear Date: before 12th century 1. a dearly loved person 2. favorite < a director who is the darling of the critics > II. adjective …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • darling — darlingly, adv. darlingness, n. /dahr ling/, n. 1. a person very dear to another; one dearly loved. 2. (sometimes cap.) an affectionate or familiar term of address. 3. a person or thing in great favor; a favorite: She was the darling of café… …   Universalium

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