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Etymology

From Old French tresor (treasury), from [[w:Template:lang:la language|Template:lang:la]][[Category:Template:lang:la derivations]] thesaurus (treasure), from Ancient Greek θησαυρός (thesauros), treasure house).

Pronunciation

Noun

Singular
treasure

Plural
s

treasure (s)
  1. (uncountable): A collection of valuable things.
    buried treasure.
  2. (countable): Any single thing one values greatly.
  3. (countable): A term of endearment.

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Verb

Infinitive
to treasure

Third person singular
treasur

Simple past
-

Past participle
-

Present participle
ing

to treasure (third-person singular simple present treasur, present participle ing, simple past and past participle -)
  1. To consider something or someone to be precious.
    Oh, this ring is beautiful! I’ll treasure it forever.

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