Synonyms and Antonyms of cherished

  1. granted special treatment or attention a cherished heirloom that has been in the family for generations Synonyms beloved, darling, dear, fair-haired, favored, favorite, fond, loved, pet, precious, special, sweet, white-headedRelated Words admired, adored, appreciated, esteemed, relished, revered; prized, treasured; preferredNear Antonyms abhorred, abominated, despised, detested, disdained, disfavored, disliked, execrated, hated, loathed, unfavorite; abandoned, forgotten, ignored; alienated, estrangedAntonyms unbeloved

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