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Hasil cari dari kata atau frase: Precious(0.02247 detik)
Found 4 items, similar to Precious.
English → Indonesian (Kamus Landak)
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English → English (WordNet)
adv : extremely; “there is precious little time left” [syn: preciously]
adj 1: characterized by feeling or showing fond affection for; “a
cherished friend”; “children are precious”; “a
treasured heirloom”; “so good to feel wanted” [syn: cherished,
2: of high worth or cost; “diamonds, sapphires, rubies, and
emeralds are precious stones”
3: obviously contrived to charm; “an insufferably precious
performance”; “a child with intolerably cute mannerisms”
English → English (gcide)
Precious \Pre"cious\, a. [OF. precious, precius, precios, F.
pr['e]cieux, L. pretiosus, fr. pretium price, worth, value.
1. Of great price; costly; as, a precious stone. “The
precious bane.” --Milton.
2. Of great value or worth; very valuable; highly esteemed;
dear; beloved; as, precious recollections.
She is more precious than rules. --Prov. iii.
Many things which are most precious are neglected
only because the value of them lieth hid. --Hooker.
Note: Also used ironically; as, a precious rascal.
3. Particular; fastidious; overnice; overrefined. Cf.
Lest that precious folk be with me wroth. --Chaucer.
Elaborate embroidery of precious language.
[Webster 1913 Suppl.]
Precious metals, the uncommon and highly valuable metals,
esp. gold and silver.
Precious stones, gems; jewels.