Definition Precious

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Definition

precious: valuable, expensive; adorable, beloved
adjective
a precious stone a valuable stone or gem used in jewelry (for example a ruby, a diamond, a sapphire)

Examples

  • "Platinum is more precious than gold!"
  • "You'll get your precious babies back."
  • "Technique : Dress up like ghosts, monsters and sexy nurses in order to extort the precious candy."
  • "Announcer : Are you tired of criminals breaking into your office, stealing your precious office supplies, computer equipment and furniture?"
  • "Ellen : I think that children are the world's most precious resource."
  • "This evening you will meet our precious Bruno for the first time."
  • "Your calculator is precious to you, isn't it?"
  • "If you really want to risk possible public scandal, which will cost you much more than your precious profits, then go ahead and listen to Cheeter."

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