|1.||[ noun ] accumulated wealth in the form of money or jewels etc.|
"the pirates hid their treasure on a small island in the West Indies"
|Related terms:||wealth fortune king's_ransom treasure_trove valuable|
|2.||[ noun ] (fine art) art highly prized for its beauty or perfection|
|3.||[ noun ] a collection of precious things|
"the trunk held all her meager treasures"
|4.||[ noun ] any possession that is highly valued by its owner|
"the children returned from the seashore with their shells and other treasures"
|Related terms:||possession care_for|
|5.||[ verb ] hold dear|
|Synonyms:||appreciate value prize|
"I prize these old photographs"
|Related terms:||see recognize do_justice|
|6.||[ verb ] be fond of; be attached to|
|Synonyms:||cherish hold_dear care_for|
|Related terms:||love yearn|