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cherished

adjective

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(Entry 1 of 2)

granted special treatment or attention
  • a cherished heirloom that has been in the family for generations

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cherished

verb
past tense of cherish

Synonyms & Antonyms of cherished (Entry 2 of 2)

1 to feel passion, devotion, or tenderness for
  • promised to love and cherish her husband forever

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3 to keep in one's mind or heart
  • after all these years, she still cherishes the memory of her first summer romance

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“Cherished.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/cherished. Accessed 4 Aug. 2020.

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