verb (used with object)
Origin of cherish
Examples from the Web for cherished
Not only did a cherished character get a bullet to the brain, but things are only going to get worse on The Walking Dead.‘Walking Dead’ Showrunner Scott Gimple Teases ‘Darker, Weirder’ Times Ahead|Melissa Leon|December 2, 2014|DAILY BEAST
Bartholdi cherished and valued the physical world, as he made quite clear in his letters and diaries.128 Years Old and Still a Looker: Happy Birthday to Lady Liberty|Elizabeth Mitchell|October 28, 2014|DAILY BEAST
The unspoken controversy surrounding Hall lies in that he is challenging the status quo, which is cherished in Texas.The University of Texas’s Machiavellian War on Its Regent|David Davis|October 27, 2014|DAILY BEAST
Shaffer is a vital, cherished and cherishing grounding influence.
It is glorious in its stilted awkwardness, and should be cherished.Rosie Returns to 'The View': A Bold, Intelligent, and Sometimes Boring Premiere|Kevin Fallon|September 15, 2014|DAILY BEAST
The mere mention of these cherished plans brought a flush to his dark cheeks, and caused him to sit more proudly erect.Oldfield|Nancy Huston Banks
On this point sociology—especially the sociology of sex—must frankly admit its mistakes and break with much of its cherished past.Taboo and Genetics|Melvin Moses Knight, Iva Lowther Peters, and Phyllis Mary Blanchard
For ten years I have cherished the idea of your marrying Micheline.Serge Panine, Complete|Georges Ohnet
I soon felt that this was not the man for whom I had cherished so great a distaste.Reminiscences, 1819-1899|Julia Ward Howe.
So how could she resolve to give up her cherished plan for Daphne's relief?Belle Powers' Locket|Joanna Mathews