Definition of Dearnesses
1. dearness [n] - See also: dearness
Lexicographical Neighbors of Dearnesses
Literary usage of Dearnesses
Below you will find example usage of this term as found in modern and/or classical literature:
1. The Beauties of J. Taylor: Selected from His Works with an Essay on His Life by Jeremy Taylor (1834)
"This relation on either hand makes great dearnesses : but it hath special and proper significations of it, and there is a special duty incumbent on each ..."