How to use Dearer in a sentence

dearer
  • He alone is now dearer to me than everything in the world.

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  • The price of meat was a little dearer than when she was a girl.

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  • Not surprising, their wine giftboxes may be dearer than the wine you give.

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  • They make a better though a dearer steel.

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  • It will simply discourage owners from selling, and the badly devised levy will make land still dearer.

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  • I thought this large for the tool, and wondered if the first-hand rackets were much dearer.

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  • On the other hand, good water was proverbially difficult to obtain at Ravenna - dearer than wine, says Martial, who has two epigrams on the subject.

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  • A regular service of steamers carries oil in bulk from Rangoon to Calcutta, and now Burmese oil competes with the Russian product, which had already driven the dearer American oil from the market (see Burma).

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  • No work has been dearer to Methodists than that of the National Children's Home and Orphanage founded by Dr Bowman Stephenson in 1869.

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  • In spite of his reservations, he regarded "communion with Rome as dearer than life."

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  • Bismarck was their national hero, the anniversary of Sedan their political festival, and approximation to Germany was dearer to them than the maintenance of Austria.

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