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treasure

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1 an asset that brings praise or renown
  • ancient archaeological treasures that today would never be allowed out of the country of origin
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a feather in one's cap

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2 someone or something unusually desirable
  • In thanking them for their contributions, the mayor referred to the volunteers as the city's greatest treasures.
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treasure

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1 to hold dear
  • I'll always treasure the time my friend and I spent together this past summer.
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set store by (or set store on)

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2 to put (something of future use or value) in a safe or secret place
  • a trove of old coins that he had lovingly treasured over the years
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set aside

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appreciate, value, prize, treasure, cherish mean to hold in high estimation. appreciate often connotes sufficient understanding to enjoy or admire a thing's excellence.
    • appreciates fine wine
value implies rating a thing highly for its intrinsic worth.
    • values our friendship
prize implies taking a deep pride in something one possesses.
    • Americans prize their freedom
treasure emphasizes jealously safeguarding something considered precious.
    • a treasured memento
cherish implies a special love and care for something.
    • cherishes her children above all


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