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Synonyms of treasure in English:


  • 1 a casket of treasure
    riches, valuables, jewels, gems, gold, silver, precious metals, money, cash;
    wealth, fortune;
    British  treasure trove
  • 2 art treasures
    valuable object, valuable, work of art, objet of virtu, masterpiece
  • 3 informal she's been a real treasure—I don't know what I would have done without her
    paragon, gem, angel, nonpareil;
    find, prize
    informal star, one of a kind, one in a million, something else, the tops
  • 4 informal he was no longer her treasure but a naughty child too old to be smacked
    darling, angel, apple of one's eye, pride and joy
  • verb

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  • I treasure the photographs I took of Jack
    cherish, hold dear, place great value on, prize, set great store by, value greatly, esteem;
    adore, dote on, love dearly, be devoted to, idolize, worship, think very highly of, appreciate greatly;
    preserve, keep safe
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