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price·less

 (prīs′lĭs)
adj.
1. Of inestimable worth; invaluable.
2. Highly amusing, absurd, or odd: a priceless remark.

price′less·ly adv.

priceless

(ˈpraɪslɪs)
adj
1. of inestimable worth; beyond valuation; invaluable
2. informal extremely amusing or ridiculous
ˈpricelessly adv
ˈpricelessness n

price•less

(ˈpraɪs lɪs)

adj.
1. having a value beyond all price; invaluable; precious: a priceless artwork.
2. delightfully amusing or absurd: a priceless anecdote.
[1905–10]
price′less•ness, n.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Adj.1.priceless - having incalculable monetary, intellectual, or spiritual worth
valuable - having great material or monetary value especially for use or exchange; "a valuable diamond"

priceless

adjective valuable, expensive, precious, invaluable, rich, prized, dear, rare, treasured, costly, cherished, incomparable, irreplaceable, incalculable, inestimable, beyond price, worth a king's ransom, worth your or its weight in gold priceless works of art
valuable common, cheap, inexpensive, worthless, cheapo (informal)

priceless

adjective
1. Of great value:
Idioms: beyond price, of great price.
2. Extremely funny:
Informal: killing, rich.
Translations
لا يُقَدَّر بِثَمَن، ذو قيمةٍ عالِيَهمُضْحِك جِدا
legračníneocenitelný
ubetaleliguvurderlig
megbecsülhetetlen
óborganlegurómetanlegur
neprecenljiv
çok kıymetliçok komik/gülünçpaha biçilemez

priceless

[ˈpraɪslɪs] ADJ
1. [picture, jewel] → inestimable
2. (= amusing) → divertidísimo
it was priceless!¡fue para morirse de risa!

priceless

[ˈpraɪsləs] adj
(= very valuable) [collection, treasure, jewel] → inestimable
(= very useful) → inestimable
(= amusing) → impayableprice list ntarifs mplprice point nniveau m de prixprice range ngamme f de prix
it's within my price range → c'est dans mes prixprice tag n
(= label) → étiquette f
(= asking price) → prix mprice war nguerre f des prix

priceless

adjunschätzbar, von unschätzbarem Wert; (inf: = amusing) joke, filmköstlich; personunbezahlbar; Amy, you are priceless! (inf: = amusing) → Amy, du bist wirklich zum Totlachen

priceless

[ˈpraɪslɪs] adj (jewels, necklace) → di valore inestimabile (fam) (amusing) → impagabile, spassosissimo/a
friendship is priceless → l'amicizia è un bene inestimabile

price

(prais) noun
1. the amount of money for which a thing is or can be bought or sold; the cost. The price of the book was $10.
2. what one must give up or suffer in order to gain something. Loss of freedom is often the price of success.
verb
1. to mark a price on. I haven't priced these articles yet.
2. to find out the price of. He went into the furniture shop to price the beds.
ˈpriceless adjective
1. too valuable to have a price. priceless jewels.
2. very funny. a priceless story.
ˈpricey adjective
expensive.
at a price
at a high price. We can get dinner at this hotel – at a price.
beyond/without price
very precious. Good health is beyond price.
References in classic literature ?
A graceful cradle of willow, with all its dainty furbishings, was laid upon the pyre, which had already been fed with the richness of a priceless layette.
Fortunate for him was it that the book he was intent on was one which slow reading cannot injure,--nay, one whose words, like ingots of gold, seem often to need to be weighed separately, that the mind may take in their priceless value.
It is many and many a year since the hapless half-breed scooped out the stone to catch the priceless drops, but to this day the tourist stares longest at that pathetic stone and that slow-dropping water when he comes to see the wonders of McDougal's cave.
I will attire my Jane in satin and lace, and she shall have roses in her hair; and I will cover the head I love best with a priceless veil.
Noel Vanstone offers for the priceless service which it is proposed to render him.
As to the straw hat and blue ribbons which was on the top of the curls, if I could only have hung it up in my room in Buckingham Street, what a priceless possession it would have been!
The Emperor's Palace was the most splendid in the world, all made of priceless porcelain, but so brittle and delicate that you had to take great care how you touched it.
At any time some sudden emergency may arise that will make it for the moment priceless.
My only food consisted of vegetable milk from the plants which gave so bounteously of this priceless fluid.
The evening meal over Meriem had gone to her pallet in the women's quarters of The Sheik's tent, a little corner screened off in the rear by a couple of priceless Persian rugs to form a partition.
But that's everything, you know, it's a priceless diamond, it's a maiden's treasure, love--why, a man would be ready to give his soul, to face death to gain that love.
And now, my dear friend," said Faria, "sole consolation of my wretched existence, -- you whom heaven gave me somewhat late, but still gave me, a priceless gift, and for which I am most grateful, -- at the moment of separating from you forever, I wish you all the happiness and all the prosperity you so well deserve.