Definition of "gems" []

  • A precious or semiprecious stone used in jewellery as a decoration; jewel (noun)
  • A person or thing held to be a perfect example; treasure (noun)
  • A size of printer's type, approximately equal to 4 point (noun)
  • A type of small sweet cake (noun)
  • To set or ornament with gems (verb)
  • Plural form of gem. (noun) (c) HarperCollins Publishers Ltd 2016 : Text is available under the Creative Commons Attribution-ShareAlike License

Use "gems" in a sentence
  • "The fall season has been short on delivering new hits, but one of the few gems is this raucous family comedy, the first freshman series to receive a full-season pickup."
  • "Updating that speech with a few gems from the last year won't be hard."
  • "Let me share with you a few gems from the comment thread (but before I do, let me just say, sic, sic and sic):"