Translation of "treasure" - English-Mandarin Chinese dictionary

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uk /ˈtreʒ.ər/ us /ˈtreʒ.ɚ/

treasure noun (VALUABLE THINGS)

B2 [ U ] very valuable things, usually in the form of a store of precious metals, precious stones, or money

Stories about pirates often include a search for buried treasure. 海盗故事中经常包括搜寻宝藏。
When they opened up the tomb they found treasure beyond their wildest dreams. 他们挖开坟墓后发现了做梦也想象不到的珍宝。
treasures C2 [ plural ]

very valuable things, especially pieces of art

stolen art treasures 被盗的艺术珍品
The museum houses many priceless treasures. 这家博物馆收藏了许多价值连城的珍品。

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treasure noun (PERSON)

[ C ] mainly UK informal someone who is very helpful and valuable to you

I don't know what I'd have done without Lizzie when I was ill - she was an absolute treasure. 我生病时要不是利齐真不知道我会怎么样——她这人绝对是个宝。

[ C ] mainly UK old-fashioned informal a friendly way of talking to someone, especially a child

Come on, treasure, let's go and see Granny. 赶快,宝贝儿,我们看奶奶去。

treasureverb [ T ]

uk /ˈtreʒ.ər/ us /ˈtreʒ.ɚ/

C2 to take great care of something because you love it or consider it very valuable

I will always treasure those memories of my dad. 我会一直珍藏对她的回忆。
This pen that my grandfather gave me is one of my most treasured possessions. 我祖父送给我的这支钢笔是我最珍爱的东西之一。

(Translation of “treasure” from the Cambridge English-Chinese (Simplified) Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)