Valuable vs Endear - What's the difference?

valuable | endear |


As a adjective valuable

is having a great value.

As a noun valuable

is a personal possession such as jewellery, of relatively great monetary value; — usually used in plural form.

As a verb endear is

(obsolete) to make (something) more precious or valuable.

valuable

English

Adjective

(en adjective)
  • Having a great value.
  • valuable gemstones
  • estimable; deserving esteem
  • a valuable''' friend; a '''valuable companion

    Synonyms

    * (l), (l)

    Antonyms

    * worthless

    Noun

    (en noun)
  • a personal possession such as jewellery, of relatively great monetary value; — usually used in plural form.
  • endear

    English

    Alternative forms

    * indear

    Verb

  • (obsolete) To make (something) more precious or valuable.
  • (obsolete) To make (something) more expensive; to increase the cost of.
  • (obsolete) To stress (something) as important; to exaggerate.
  • *, II.18:
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  • To make (someone) dear or precious.
  • Synonyms

    *

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