English translation of प्रिय
प्रियPowered by COBUILD /priya/
Definitions and Translations
1. darling vocative noun
You call someone darling if you love them or like them very much. ⇒ Thank you, darling.
2. darling adjective before noun, countable noun
You can describe someone as darling or say that they are a darling when you love or like them very much. ⇒ ...our darling child. ⇒ She is a darling.
3. dear adjective before noun
You use dear to describe someone or something that you feel affection for. ⇒ Mrs Cavendish is a dear friend of mine.
4. dear adjective after link verb
If something is dear to you or dear to your heart, you care deeply about it. ⇒ His family life was very dear to him.
5. dear adjective before noun
Dear is written at the beginning of a letter, followed by the name or title of the person you are writing to. ⇒ He wrote: 'Dear Mr President.'
6. sweetheart vocative noun
You call someone sweetheart if you are affectionate towards them. ⇒ Happy birthday, sweetheart.
2. mn/priya, priy/
dear vocative noun
You can call someone dear as a sign of affection. ⇒ You're a lot like me, dear.
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Translation of प्रिय from the Collins Hindi to English Dictionary