an asset that brings praise or renown <ancient archaeological treasures that today would never be allowed out of the country of origin> Near Antonyms disgrace
someone or something unusually desirable <in thanking them for their contributions, the mayor referred to the volunteers at the homeless shelter as the city's greatest treasures> Related Words blessing
; brass ring
, prize money
, treasure trove
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