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held dear

  • as invaluable
  • as inlike
  • as inlove
  • as inprize
  • as inremember
  • as indote on
  • as incare
  • as incherish
  • as indote on/dote upon
  • as inesteem
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Synonyms for held dear

adj very important; priceless
  • beneficial
  • costly
  • expensive
  • helpful
  • important
  • invaluable
  • prized
  • profitable
  • relevant
  • scarce
  • treasured
  • useful
  • valued
  • worthwhile
  • collectible
  • dear
  • heirloom
  • worthy
  • admired
  • appreciated
  • cherished
  • esteemed
  • estimable
  • held dear
  • high-priced
  • hot
  • hot property
  • in demand
  • inestimable
  • of value
  • precious
  • respected
  • serviceable

Antonyms for held dear

  • cheap
  • disadvantageous
  • harmful
  • inexpensive
  • reasonable
  • unhelpful
  • useless
  • worthless
  • unimportant
  • valueless
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.