Noun: treasure tre-zhu(r)
Verb: treasure tre-zhu(r)
- Accumulated wealth in the form of money or jewels etc.
"the pirates hid their treasure on a small island in the West Indies";
- hoarded wealth
- Art highly prized for its beauty or perfection
- Any possession that is highly valued by its owner
"the children returned from the seashore with their shells and other treasures"
- A collection of precious things
"the trunk held all her meagre treasures"
- A brilliant or much-loved person who is highly valued
- jewel, gem, pearl
- Hold dear
"I treasure these old photographs";
- prize, value, appreciate
- Be fond of; be attached to
- care for, cherish, hold dear
Derived forms: treasuring, treasured, treasures
Type of: accumulation, aggregation, art, assemblage, collection, consider, fine art, individual, love, mortal, person, possession, reckon, regard, riches, see, somebody, someone, soul, view, wealth
Encyclopedia: Treasure, animated tv series