treasure

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UK:*UK and possibly other pronunciationsUK and possibly other pronunciations/ˈtrɛʒər/US:USA pronunciation: IPA and respellingUSA pronuncation: IPA/ˈtrɛʒɚ/ ,USA pronunciation: respelling(trezhər)

Inflections of 'treasure' (v): (⇒ conjugate)
treasures
v 3rd person singular
treasuring
v pres pverb, present participle: -ing verb used descriptively or to form progressive verb--for example, "a singing bird," "It is singing."
treasured
v pastverb, past simple: Past tense--for example, "He saw the man." "She laughed."
treasured
v past pverb, past participle: Verb form used descriptively or to form verbs--for example, "the locked door," "The door has been locked."
WordReference English Collocations © 2020

treasure

Most examples are given in US English. We have labeled exceptions as UK.
n
  1. found [buried, hidden] treasure
  2. on [a, the] hunt for [buried] treasure
  3. go [hunting, looking] for treasure
  4. the pirate's treasure
  5. the (lost) treasure of [Blackbeard]
  6. a treasure of [gold, diamonds, emeralds, gems, jewelry]
  7. this [book, movie] is a real treasure
  8. is a treasure to [read, watch, have]
  9. she is a real treasure
  10. found a real treasure at the [yard sale, market, thrift store]
  11. discover the treasures of the [island, mountain range, city]
n as adj
  1. go on a treasure hunt
  2. found a treasure [trove, chest]
  3. a treasure chest full of
v
  1. treasure [him, a memory, the moments]
  2. will treasure [it, this] [forever, always]
'treasure' also found in these entries (note: many are not synonyms or translations):
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