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Preciously



adjective
1.
of high price or great value; very valuable or costly:
precious metals.
2.
highly esteemed for some spiritual, nonmaterial, or moral quality:
precious memories.
3.
dear; beloved:
a precious child.
4.
affectedly or excessively delicate, refined, or nice:
precious manners.
5.
flagrant; gross:
a precious fool.
noun
6.
a dearly beloved person; darling.
adverb
7.
extremely; very:
She wastes precious little time.
adjective
1.
beloved; dear; cherished
2.
very costly or valuable
3.
held in high esteem, esp in moral or spiritual matters
4.
very fastidious or affected, as in speech, manners, etc
5.
(informal) worthless: you and your precious ideas!
adverb
6.
(informal) (intensifier): there’s precious little left

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    noun 1. a metal of the gold, silver, or platinum group. precious metal noun 1. any of the metals gold, silver, or platinum

  • Preciousness

    adjective 1. of high price or great value; very valuable or costly: precious metals. 2. highly esteemed for some spiritual, nonmaterial, or moral quality: precious memories. 3. dear; beloved: a precious child. 4. affectedly or excessively delicate, refined, or nice: precious manners. 5. flagrant; gross: a precious fool. noun 6. a dearly beloved person; darling. […]



  • Precious-opal

    noun 1. any opal having a play of colors, used as a gemstone.

  • Precious-stone

    noun 1. a gem distinguished for its beauty and rarity, used in jewelry. precious stone noun 1. any of certain rare minerals, such as diamond, ruby, sapphire, emerald, or opal, that are highly valued as gemstones



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