Learn how to say Preciously correctly in English with this tutorial pronunciation video.
Oxford dictionary definition of the word precious:
1of great value; not to be wasted or treated carelessly:
precious works of art
my time’s precious
greatly loved or treasured by someone:
look after my daughter—she’s very precious to me
[attributive] informal used for emphasis, often in an ironic context:
you and your precious schedule—you’ve got to lighten up!
a precious lot you know about dogs!
2 derogatory affectedly concerned with elegant or refined behaviour, language, or manners:
his exaggerated, precious manner
used as a term of address for a beloved person:
don’t be frightened, my precious
precious little (or few)
extremely little or few (used for emphasis):
police still know precious little about the dead man
Middle English: from Old French precios, from Latin pretiosus ‘of great value’, from pretium ‘price’