(noun, adjective)


1. dearly loved

Similar word(s): loved, beloved, dear

Sentences with darling as an adjective:

- She is my darling wife of twenty-two years.

- Well isn't that a darling little outfit she has on.


1. a special loved one

Similar word(s): dearie, deary, ducky, favorite, favourite, pet

Definition categories: person, lover

2. an Australian river; tributary of the Murray River

Definition categories: object

Sentences with darling as a noun:

- a media darling

- a darling of the theatre