Definitions for prize

Definitions for (noun) prize

Main entry: trophy, prize

Definition: something given as a token of victory

Main entry: swag, plunder, pillage, prize, booty, loot, dirty money

Definition: goods or money obtained illegally

Main entry: award, prize

Definition: something given for victory or superiority in a contest or competition or for winning a lottery

Usage: the prize was a free trip to Europe

Definitions for (verb) prize

Main entry: value, esteem, prise, prize, respect

Definition: regard highly; think much of

Usage: I respect his judgement; We prize his creativity

Main entry: pry, prise, prize, jimmy, lever

Definition: to move or force, especially in an effort to get something open

Usage: The burglar jimmied the lock: Raccoons managed to pry the lid off the garbage pail

Main entry: appreciate, prize, treasure, value

Definition: hold dear

Usage: I prize these old photographs

Definitions for (adj) prize

Main entry: choice, select, prime, prize, quality

Definition: of superior grade

Usage: choice wines; prime beef; prize carnations; quality paper; select peaches

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