A few hundred gathered at each place and about half plunked down $28 for my treasured signature on the book.
The holiday-weekend scandal is as treasured and timeless a national pastime as the holiday weekend itself.
As it is, Harry's embarrassing video is a gift to be treasured by social historians in future centuries.
mid-12c., from Old French tresor "treasury, treasure" (11c.), from Gallo-Romance *tresaurus, from Latin thesaurus "treasury, treasure" (cf. Spanish, Italian tesoro), from Greek thesauros "store, treasure, treasure house" (see thesaurus). Replaced Old English goldhord. General sense of "anything valued" is recorded from c.1200. Treasure hunt is first recorded 1913. For treasure trove, see trove.
late 14c., "to amass treasure; to store up for the future," also figurative, from treasure (n.). Related: Treasured; treasuring.