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English definition of “prize”

prize

adjective [before noun]     /praɪz/
A prize animal , flower , or vegetable is one that has won or deserves to win a prize in a competition because it is of very good quality : a prize bull a prize marrow Extremely good describes something that is a very good or important example of its type : prize assets Some prize idiot (= extremely foolish person ) forgot to lock the door .Samples and examples
(Definition of prize adjective from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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