treasure
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treasure(
treh
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zhuhr
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A noun is a word referring to a person, animal, place, thing, feeling or idea (e.g. man, dog, house).
1. (hoard of wealth)
a. el tesoro
(m) means that a noun is masculine. Spanish nouns have a gender, which is either feminine (like la mujer or la luna) or masculine (like el hombre or el sol).
Legend says pirates buried their treasure here.La leyenda dice que los piratas enterraron su tesoro aquí.
2. (valuable object)
a. el tesoro
(m) means that a noun is masculine. Spanish nouns have a gender, which is either feminine (like la mujer or la luna) or masculine (like el hombre or el sol).
This guitar, given to me by a dear friend, is a treasure to me.Esta guitarra que me dio un gran amigo es un tesoro para mí.
3.
A word or phrase that is commonly used in conversational speech (e.g. skinny, grandma).
(colloquial)
(invaluable person)
a. el tesoro
(m) means that a noun is masculine. Spanish nouns have a gender, which is either feminine (like la mujer or la luna) or masculine (like el hombre or el sol).
Your daughter is a treasure. She's so smart and kind.Tu hija es un tesoro. Es tan inteligente y amable.
A transitive verb is a verb that requires a direct object (e.g. I bought a book.).
4. (to appreciate)
a. atesorar
I will always treasure the memories from our trip.Siempre voy a atesorar los recuerdos de nuestro viaje.
5. (to cherish)
a. valorar
I treasure the moments we spent together.Valoro todos los momentos que hemos pasado juntos.
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treasure
A noun is a word referring to a person, animal, place, thing, feeling or idea (e.g. man, dog, house).
1. (also fig)
a. el tesoro
(m) means that a noun is masculine. Spanish nouns have a gender, which is either feminine (like la mujer or la luna) or masculine (like el hombre or el sol).
treasure huntjuego de las pistas
A transitive verb is a verb that requires a direct object (e.g. I bought a book.).
2. (general)
a. apreciar mucho, tener en gran estima
my most treasured possessionmi más preciado bien
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treasure [ˈtreʒəʳ]
noun
(gold, jewels) tesoro (m)
buried treasure tesoro (m) enterrado or escondido; (valuable object, person) joya (f); our charlady is a real treasure nuestra asistenta es una verdadera joya; treasures of Spanish art joyas del arte español; yes, my treasure sí, mi tesoro
transitive verb
1 (value) valorar
2 (also treasure up) (keep) [+memories, mementos] guardar; atesorar;
modifier
treasure chest (n) cofre (m) del tesoro; tesoro (m)
...a treasure chest buried on the beach
[of information, knowledge] tesoro (m)
The book is a treasure chest of information presented in an easily understood manner A compendium of inventors associated with the town, it is described by the council as "a treasure-chest of tales of local genius"
treasure house (n) mina (f)
treasure hunt (n) caza (f) del tesoro
treasure trove (n) tesoro (m) hallado
Collins Complete Spanish Electronic Dictionary © HarperCollins Publishers 2011
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Phrases with "treasure"
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treasure chest
el cofre del tesoro
treasure hunt
la búsqueda del tesoro
my treasure
mi tesoro
buried treasure
el tesoro enterrado
you are my treasure
eres mi tesoro
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