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From The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48 :
Prize \Prize\, v. t. [imp. & p. p. Prized; p. pr. & vb. n.
Prizing.] [F. priser, OF. prisier, preisier, fr. L.
pretiare, fr. pretium worth, value, price. See Price, and
cf. Praise.] [Formerly written also prise. ]
1. To set or estimate the value of; to appraise; to price; to
A goodly price that I was prized at. --Zech. xi.
I prize it [life] not a straw, but for mine honor.
2. To value highly; to estimate to be of great worth; to
esteem. "[I] do love, prize, honor you. " --Shak.
I prized your person, but your crown disdain.
From Moby Thesaurus II by Grady Ward, 1.0 :
42 Moby Thesaurus words for "prized":
ad valorem, admired, adored, appraised, appreciated, assessed,
beloved, cherished, darling, dear, dearly beloved, esteemed,
evaluated, favorite, good for, held dear, held in respect,
highly considered, honored, in high esteem, loved, much-admired,
pet, popular, precious, prestigious, priced, pro rata, rated,
respected, revered, reverenced, treasured, valued, valued at,
venerated, well-beloved, well-considered, well-liked,
well-thought-of, worshiped, worth
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