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Valuable

Pronunciation of Valuable
/vˈaljuːəbə͡l/, /vˈaljuːəbə‍l/, /v_ˈa_l_j_uː_ə_b_əl/

Antonyms for valuable:

valueless, reasonable, useless, garbage, unimportant, cheap, worthless, otiose, inexpensive, trash.

Synonyms for valuable:

Sense 1

time-saving, efficacious, expeditious, irreplaceable, usefully, well-run, nifty, well-oiled, proven, on-stream, Prized, treasured, functionally, well-worn, functional.

Sense 2

tailored, dear, effectively, general-purpose, operable, online, handily, utilitarian, meaningful, purposeful, operative, noble, expedient, operational, efficient.

Sense 3

tailor-made, juicy, sweetly, collectible, powerful, gilt-edged, fruitful, working, handy, costly.

Sense 4

deadly, effective.

Sense 5

practical, robust.

Sense 6

prize.

Sense 10

smooth.

Sense 14

strong.

Sense 31

good.

available

usable.

costly

expensive.

priceless

inestimable, priceless.

useful

constructive.

Other synonyms and related words:

expedient, powerful, expeditious, treasured, semiprecious, proven, invaluable, robust, important, prize, good, irreplaceable, expensive, rich, priceless, Prized, costly, valued, worthwhile, worthy, pricey, efficient, extravagant, precious, practical, collectible, usable, ultraexpensive, constructive, tailored, of import, worth, effective, functional, working, of value, online, dear, inestimable, substantial, tailor-made, profitable, efficacious, fruitful, worthful, utilitarian.

expensive (adjective)

big-ticket, costly.

good (adjective)

worthwhile.

important (adjective)

substantial, meaningful.

instrumental (adjective)

principle, effectual, instrumental, essential, helpful, useful.

lucrative (adjective)

profitable.

very important; priceless (adjective)

Prized, of value, precious, treasured, helpful, inestimable, costly, expensive, invaluable, collectible, dear, useful, profitable, worthwhile, worthy, valued, important.

Sense 2 (noun)

practical, effective, operative, efficient, functional, worthy.

helpful (noun)

expensive, worthy.

valuable (noun)

valued at, priceless, of value, semiprecious, important, rich, of import, useful, valued, worthful, precious, invaluable, worth.

Usage examples for valuable:

  • His watch- certainly a valuable one. - "Ravensdene Court", J. S. (Joseph Smith) Fletcher.
  • This information is valuable to me. - "Out of a Labyrinth", Lawrence L. Lynch.
  • That which has no value in itself may become valuable as a necessary means. - "Introduction to the Study of History", Charles V. Langlois Charles Seignobos.

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