precious adverb Meaning in the Cambridge Learner’s Dictionary
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Meaning of “precious” - Learner’s Dictionary


precious few/little very little or very few of something: We have precious little money at present.Small in number and quantity
Translations of “precious”
in Chinese (Traditional) 極其,非常…
in Chinese (Simplified) 极其,非常…
(Definition of precious adverb from the Cambridge Learner’s Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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