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English definition of “precious”

precious

adjective [before noun] (SHOWING DISLIKE)    /ˈpreʃ.əs/ informal
used to express dislike and/or anger: You and your precious car - it's all you're interested in!Expressions of anger
(Definition of precious adjective (SHOWING DISLIKE) from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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