lieber

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German[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Comparative of lieb. Compare English liever.

Pronunciation[edit]

Adjective[edit]

lieber

  1. comparative degree of lieb
  2. nominative singular of lieb e.g. in letters
    Lieber Hans - Dear Johnny (e.g. at the beginning of a letter)

Adverb[edit]

lieber

  1. comparative degree of gern. preferably, rather
    Ich nehme lieber das Fahrrad als das Auto - I prefer to take the bicycle instead of driving car.