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1 a usually valuable stone cut and polished for ornament
  • a necklace set with priceless jewels

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2 an asset that brings praise or renown
  • an illuminated medieval manuscript that is the jewel of the library's collection of rare books

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3 someone or something unusually desirable
  • a star athlete who would be a jewel for any team

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Synonyms & Antonyms of jewel (Entry 2 of 2)

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The first known use of jewel was in the 14th century

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“Jewel.” Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 6 Jul. 2020.

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