Synonyms for precious

Synonyms for (adj) precious

Synonyms: cute, precious

Definition: obviously contrived to charm

Usage: an insufferably precious performance; a child with intolerably cute mannerisms

Similar words: artful

Definition: marked by skill in achieving a desired end especially with cunning or craft

Usage: the artful dodger; an artful choice of metaphors

Synonyms: treasured, precious, cherished, wanted

Definition: characterized by feeling or showing fond affection for

Usage: a cherished friend; children are precious; a treasured heirloom; so good to feel wanted

Similar words: loved

Definition: held dear

Usage: his loved companion of many years

Synonyms: precious

Definition: of high worth or cost

Usage: diamonds, sapphires, rubies, and emeralds are precious stones

Similar words: valuable

Definition: having great material or monetary value especially for use or exchange

Usage: a valuable diamond

Synonyms: valued, precious

Definition: held in great esteem for admirable qualities especially of an intrinsic nature

Usage: a valued friend; precious memories

Similar words: worthy

Definition: having worth or merit or value; being honorable or admirable

Usage: a worthy fellow; a worthy cause

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