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Precious (IPA: /ˈpɹɛʃəs/)


Precious (a.)

Of great price; costly; as, a precious stone.

Precious (a.)

Of great value or worth; very valuable; highly esteemed; dear; beloved; as, precious recollections.

Precious (a.)

Particular; fastidious; overnice.

Precious

2005 Depeche Mode song

Precious

2009 film by Lee Daniels

Precious

Annie Lennox song

Precious

Cubic U album

Precious

British band

Precious Synonyms

Cherished, Wanted, Loved, Treasured

Precious Synonyms

Cute, Artful

Precious Synonyms

Valuable

Precious Synonyms

Preciously

Precious Rhymes


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Semiprecious

Precious (Last Name / Surname)

Precious is the #113,155 most common last name / surname from the 2010 United States Census. The census reported that 155 people had that surname.

Spanish Translation

Precious in Spanish is Precioso

Tagalog Translation

Precious in Tagalog is Mahalaga

Example Sentence (Quote)

" "˜In war-time,' I said, ˜truth is so precious she should always be attended by a bodyguard of lies.'" - Winston Churchill

Example Sentence (Quote)

"A cutpurse of the empire and the rule, That from a shelf the precious diadem stole, And put it in his pocket!" - Theft

Example Sentence (Quote)

"A gift is as a precious stone in the eyes of him that hath it." - Gifts

Example Sentence (Quote)

"A good book is the precious lifeblood of a master spirit, embalmed and treasured up on purpose to a life beyond life." - Books

Example Sentence (Quote)

"A good name is better than precious ointment." - Names


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