précieux


pré·cieux

adjective \prā-ˈsyœ\

Definition of PRÉCIEUX

:  precious 3

Variants of PRÉCIEUX

pré·cieux or pré·cieuse \-ˈsyœz\

Origin of PRÉCIEUX

French précieux, masculine, & précieuse, feminine, literally, precious, from Middle French precios
First Known Use: 1727

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