The definition of near is close in distance, time or relationship.
Costing much; expensive; dear
Having a pitch corresponding to a relatively large number of sound-wave cycles per second:
Unrefined or coarse in manner; vulgar:
Find another word for dearer. In this page you can discover 5 synonyms, antonyms, idiomatic expressions, and related words for dearer, like: nearer, better, costlier, higher and commoner.