Synonyms of 'cherish'

conserve, defend, have, keep, regard, cradle, cosset, coddle, clip, chaperon, bosom, bear, baby-sit, apprize, appreciate, adore, admire, worship, wet-nurse, watch, venerate, value, treasure, tend, sustain, support, suckle, spoon-feed, shield, shepherd, shelter, save, safeguard, reverence, revere, retain, relish, protege, prize, preserve, pamper, nurture, nurse, nourish, mother, mind, matronize, look after, idolize, hug, hold, harbor, guard, foster, fondle, feed, esteem, entertain, embrace, embosom, dry-nurse, cultivate