Appreciate

Definition of Appreciate

Ap`pre´ci`ate
v. t.1.To set a price or value on; to estimate justly; to value.
[imp. & p. p. Appreciated; p. pr. & vb. n. Appreciating.]
To appreciate the motives of their enemies.
- Gibbon.
3.To raise the value of; to increase the market price of; - opposed to depreciate.
Lest a sudden peace should appreciate the money.
- Ramsay.
4.To be sensible of; to distinguish.
To test the power of bees to appreciate color.
- Lubbock.
v. i.1.To rise in value. [See note under Rise, v. i.]

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