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prize

adjective

Synonyms and Antonyms of prize

  1. of the very best kind delighted to be guests at one of her prize dinner parties Synonyms of prize A-OK, A1, awesome, bang-up, banner, beautiful, blue-chip, blue-ribbon, boffo, bonny (also bonnie) [chiefly British], boss [slang], brag, brave, bully, bumper, capital, choice, classic, cool [slang], corking, crackerjack, cracking, dandy, divine, dope [slang], down [slang], dynamite, fab, fabulous, famous, fantabulous [slang], fantastic, fine, first-class, first-rate, first-string, five-star, four-star, frontline, gangbusters (also gangbuster), gilt-edged (or gilt-edge), gone [slang], grand, great, groovy, heavenly, high-class, hot, hype [slang], immense, jim-dandy, keen, lovely, marvelous (or marvellous), mean, neat, nifty, noble, number one (also No. 1), numero uno, out-of-sight [slang], par excellence, peachy, peachy keen, phat [slang], prime, primo [slang], excellent, prizewinning, quality, radical [slang], righteous [slang], sensational, slick, splendid, stellar, sterling, superb, superior, superlative, supernal, swell, terrific, tip-top, top, top-flight, top-notch, top-of-the-line, topping [chiefly British], top-shelf, unsurpassed, wizard [chiefly British], wonderfulWords Related to prize acceptable, adequate, all right, decent, good, OK (or okay), passable, satisfactory, tolerable; better, exceptional, fancy, high-grade, high-test, premium, select, special, superfine; classical, standard, traditionalNear Antonyms of prize bad, inferior, low-grade, substandard, unsatisfactory; mediocre, middling, second-class, second-rateAntonyms of prize atrocious, awful, execrable, lousy, pathetic, poor, rotten, terrible, vile, wretched


prize

noun

Synonyms and Antonyms of prize

  1. 1 someone or something unusually desirable in the view of most of her friends, her current boyfriend is certainly no prize Synonyms of prize catch, gem, jewel, pearl, plum, treasure Words Related to prize blessing, find, godsend, goody (or goodie), valuable, windfall; booty, loot, plunder, spoil, swag; brass ring; glory, pride; gold, jackpot, prize money, treasure trove Near Antonyms of prize lemon, loser

  2. 2 something given in recognition of achievement the Pritzker Architecture Prize is the world's most prestigious honor in the field of architecture Synonyms of prize accolade, blue ribbon, decoration, distinction, honor, kudo, plume, premium, awardWords Related to prize badge, crown, cup, laurel, medal, order, plaque, plate, ribbon, trophy; applause, bravo, encomium, eulogy, hallelujah, homage, paean, panegyric, plaudit, tribute; citation, commendation, compliment, honorable mention


prize

verb

Synonyms and Antonyms of prize

  1. 1 to draw out by force or with effort prizing the stubborn nails out of the board Synonyms of 1prize corkscrew, prize, pry, pull, root (out), tear (out), uproot, wrest, wring, yankWords Related to 1prize mine, pluck, remove, take (out), withdrawNear Antonyms of 1prize implant, insert, install, instill; cram, jam, ram, stuff, wedge

  2. 2 to raise, move, or pull apart with or as if with a lever trying to prize apart the jammed gears Synonyms of 1prize jimmy, lever, prizeWords Related to 1prize elevate, hoist, lift, uplift; break, break up, detach, disengage, disjoin, divide, part, pull, separate; shiftNear Antonyms of 1prize connect, join


prize

verb

Synonyms and Antonyms of prize

  1. to hold dear veterinarians know that pets are highly prized by their owners Synonyms of 2prize appreciate, cherish, prize, treasure, valueWords Related to 2prize delight (in), dig, enjoy, fancy, groove (on), like, relish, revel (in); admire, apprize, esteem, regard, respect, revere, reverence, venerate; enshrine, memorialize; adore, caress, dote (on), idolize, worshipNear Antonyms of 2prize undervalue; abhor, abominate, despise, detest, execrate, hate, loathe; disdain, high-hat, scorn, scout, slight, sniff (at), snub; bad-mouth, belittle, cry down, decry, deprecate, depreciate, disparage, kiss off, minimize, put down, write off; abandon, forget, neglectAntonyms of 2prize disvalue



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