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prize

 
Adjective prize has 1 sense
  1. choice, prime, prize, quality, select - of superior grade; "choice wines"; "prime beef"; "prize carnations"; "quality paper"; "select peaches"
    Antonym: inferior (indirect, via superior)
Noun prize has 3 senses
  1. prize, award - something given for victory or superiority in a contest or competition or for winning a lottery; "the prize was a free trip to Europe"
    --1 is a kind of gift
    --1 has particulars:
     scholarship; fellowship; gratuity; door prize; jackpot; prize money
  2. loot, booty, pillage, plunder, prize, swag, dirty money - goods or money obtained illegally
    --2 is a kind of stolen property
    --2 has parts: cut
  3. trophy, prize - something given as a token of victory
    --3 is a kind of award, accolade, honor, honour, laurels
    --3 has particulars:
     apple of discord; booby prize; bronze medal; cup, loving cup; gold medal; silver medal, silver
Verb prize has 3 senses
  1. prize, value, treasure, appreciate - hold dear; "I prize these old photographs"
    --1 is one way to see, consider, reckon, view, regard
    Sample sentence:
    Sam and Sue prize the movie
  2. pry, prise, prize, lever, jimmy - to move or force, especially in an effort to get something open; "The burglar jimmied the lock", "Raccoons managed to pry the lid off the garbage pail"
    --2 is one way to open, open up
    Sample sentences:
    Somebody ----s something
    Somebody ----s something PP
  3. respect, esteem, value, prize, prise - regard highly; think much of; "I respect his judgement"; "We prize his creativity"
    --3 is one way to see, consider, reckon, view, regard
    Sample sentence:
    The chefs prize the vegetables
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