treasure Significado en Diccionario Cambridge Inglés Cambridge dictionaries logo
Cambridge Dictionaries online Cambridge Dictionaries online

El diccionario y el tesauro de inglés online más consultados por estudiantes de inglés.

Significado de “treasure” - Diccionario Inglés

Significado de "treasure" - Diccionario Inglés

See all translations

treasurenoun

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. When they opened up the tomb they found treasure beyond their wildest dreams.
treasures C2 [plural]
very valuable things, especially pieces of art: stolen art treasures The museum houses many priceless treasures.

expend iconexpend iconMore examples

  • 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.
[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.

treasureverb [T]

uk   /ˈtreʒ.ər/ us   /ˈtreʒ.ɚ/
(Definition of treasure from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

Significado de "treasure" - Diccionario Inglés Americano

See all translations

treasurenoun [C/U]

us   /ˈtreʒ·ər/
great wealth, esp. in the form of a store of gold, silver, precious stones, or money: [U] Pirates are said to have buried treasure there.
A treasure is also anything of great value: [C] Jazz is America’s national treasure.

treasureverb [T]

us   /ˈtreʒ·ər/
to take good care of something because you value it highly: I treasure these old snapshots of my grandparents.
(Definition of treasure from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
Más sobre la pronunciación de treasure
Add Cambridge dictionaries to your browser to your website

“treasure” in American English

Avoiding common errors with the word enough.
Avoiding common errors with the word enough.
by ,
May 25, 2016
by Liz Walter Enough is a very common word, but it is easy to make mistakes with it. You need to be careful about its position in a sentence, and the prepositions or verb patterns that come after it. I’ll start with the position of enough in the sentence. When we use it with a noun,

Aprende más 

Palabra del día

sunburned

Sunburned skin has become red and sore by being in the strong heat of the sun for too long, or is very suntanned.

Palabra del día

convo noun
convo noun
May 23, 2016
informal a conversation The convo around concussions mostly focuses on guys who play football, but Chastain thinks that this whole thing could be a headache for women too.

Aprende más