1. goods or money obtained illegally

    Synonyms : booty, dirty money, loot, pillage, plunder, swag
    Type Of : stolen property
  2. to move or force, especially in an effort to get something open

    Synonyms : jimmy, lever, prise, pry
    Type Of : open up, open
  3. regard highly; think much of

    Synonyms : esteem, prise, respect, value
    Type Of : regard, consider, reckon, see, view
    Examples :
    • We prize his creativity
  4. something given for victory or superiority in a contest or competition or for winning a lottery

    Synonyms : award
    Type Of : gift
    Examples :
    • the prize was a free trip to Europe
  5. something given as a token of victory

    Synonyms : trophy
    Type Of : honor, award, accolade, honour, laurels
  6. hold dear

    Synonyms : appreciate, treasure, value
    Type Of : regard, reckon, see, consider, view
    Examples :
    • I prize these old photographs
  7. of superior grade

    Synonyms : choice, prime, quality, select
    Examples :
    • prize carnations