treasurable

adjective
trea·​sur·​able | \ ˈtre-zhə-rə-bəl How to pronounce treasurable (audio) , ˈtrā-; ˈtrezh-rə-, ˈtrāzh-rə- \

Definition of treasurable

: worthy of being treasured : precious

Examples of treasurable in a Sentence

Recent Examples on the Web Many of the performances are nonpareil, attesting to the treasurable artistry of the one and only Slava. John Von Rhein, chicagotribune.com, "Ten classical recordings that made 2017 a very good listening year," 9 Dec. 2017 As arranged by former CSO music director Artur Rodzinski, the 25-minute suite encapsulates the finest music from this treasurable opera, and the Chicago Symphony gave it its most sumptuous attention. John Von Rhein, chicagotribune.com, "Guest conductor Juraj Valcuha holds CSO in firm command," 2 June 2017

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First Known Use of treasurable

1607, in the meaning defined above

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“Treasurable.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/treasurable. Accessed 15 Jan. 2021.

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