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valuable

val·u·a·ble

valuable

 
pronunciation:
vael y bl
parts of speech:
adjective, noun
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part of speech: adjective
definition 1: having a great value in money; expensive.
That is a valuable car.
synonyms:
costly, dear, expensive
antonyms:
cheap, worthless
similar words:
extravagant, fancy, lavish, precious, priceless
definition 2: considered to be of great worth; useful; important.
She is a valuable worker.That is valuable information.
synonyms:
precious
antonyms:
useless, worthless
similar words:
good, important, invaluable, prized, profitable, treasured, useful, worthwhile, worthy
 
part of speech: noun
definition: (usually plural) something worth a lot of money, such as a piece of jewelry.
He keeps his valuables in a safe at the bank.
similar words:
gem, jewel, treasure
derivations: valuably (adv.), valuableness (n.)
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