Synonyms of gem
1 precious stoneDictionary • The mask is inset with emeralds and other gems.
jewel • a golden box containing precious jewels
stone • a diamond ring with three stones
2 treasureDictionary • Castel Clara was a gem of a hotel.
treasure • Charlie? Oh he's a treasure, loves children.
pick • These boys are the pick of the under-15 cricketers in the country.
jewel • Barbados is a perfect jewel of an island.
paragon • She was a paragon of neatness and efficiency.
taonga (New Zealand)
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jewelA jewel is a precious stone used to decorate valuable things that you wear, such as rings or necklaces.
• a golden box containing precious jewels
• Barbados is a perfect jewel of an island.
paragonIf you refer to someone as a paragon, you mean that they are perfect or have a lot of a good quality.
• She was a paragon of neatness and efficiency. • He was not a paragon. He could never be perfect.
Thesaurus for gem from the Collins English Thesaurus