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adjective French.
  1. dear; beloved: used in referring to or addressing a woman or girl.
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Examples from the Web for chere

Historical Examples of chere

  • That wept, yet set herselfe to chere   Them up with comforts cordiall.

    A Life of William Shakespeare

    Sidney Lee

  • Chere enfant,—All your four letters have reached me the same day.

    The Parisians, Complete

    Edward Bulwer-Lytton

  • She had been a housekeeper in the castle at the time, and a kind of chere amie of my uncle's.

    The Purcell Papers

    Joseph Sheridan Le Fanu

  • This "chere maitresse" song, indeed, appeared the favourite.

  • Since your house is not so large as your heart, chere Mathilde.

    The Haunted Homestead

    E. D. E. N. Southworth