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Synonyms for darling
ˈdɑr lɪŋdar·ling

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Complete Dictionary of Synonyms and Antonyms

  1. darling

    pet, love, sweet, pretty, dear, favorite, delight

    antipathy, abomination, horror

Princeton's WordNet

  1. darling, favorite, favourite, pet, dearie, deary, duckynoun

    a special loved one

    positron emission tomography, pet, deary, favorite, dearie, ducky, front-runner, favourite


  2. Darling, Darling Riveradjective

    an Australian river; tributary of the Murray River

    ducky, dearie, favourite, deary, pet, favorite


  3. beloved, darling, dearadjective

    dearly loved

    costly, dear, heartfelt, pricey, beloved, high-priced, earnest, dear(p), devout, near, pricy, good


Editors Contribution

  1. darlo

    short form of darling.

    Submitted by rinat on August 11, 2019  
  2. habibi

    Submitted by anonymous on March 14, 2019  

Dictionary of English Synonymes

  1. darlingnoun

    favorite, idol, pet, dear

  2. darlingadjective

    favorite, beloved, dear, precious, much loved

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  1. Samuel Hoffenstein:

    When you're away, I'm restless, lonely, wretched, bored, dejected only here's the rub, my darling dear, I feel the same when you're near.

  2. Billene Seyoum:

    The prime minister need not be a darling of the west, east, south or north, it is sufficient that he stands for the people of Ethiopia and the development of the nation.

  3. Bella Hadid:

    People think I got all this surgery or did this or that, and you know what? We can do a scan of my face, darling.

  4. John Biever:

    This is what fans do in March Madness. We root for the underdog. We root for the improbable. That’s why we love this tournament so much, this is the ultimate storyline. The tough kid from Queens who got hurt in the NCAA tournament and couldn't play — couldn't finish out his career — now gets the chance to coach a tough, gritty team that’s become the darling of the country, and so we literally have – I wouldn’t say David vs. Goliath — but Shaheen vs. Goliath this weekend.

  5. Sana Dabbas:

    Darling, I have enemies I've never met. that's fame!

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    An antonym of "besotted"
    • A. affluent
    • B. indifferent
    • C. flush
    • D. stringent

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