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Meaning & Definition of Appreciation in English

English

Appreciation

/əpriʃieʃən/

noun

1. Understanding of the nature or meaning or quality or magnitude of something

  • "He has a good grasp of accounting practices"
    synonym:
  • appreciation
  • ,
  • grasp
  • ,
  • hold

2. Delicate discrimination (especially of aesthetic values)

  • "Arrogance and lack of taste contributed to his rapid success"
  • "To ask at that particular time was the ultimate in bad taste"
    synonym:
  • taste
  • ,
  • appreciation
  • ,
  • discernment
  • ,
  • perceptiveness

3. An expression of gratitude

  • "He expressed his appreciation in a short note"
    synonym:
  • appreciation

4. A favorable judgment

  • "A small token in admiration of your works"
    synonym:
  • admiration
  • ,
  • appreciation

5. An increase in price or value

  • "An appreciation of 30% in the value of real estate"
    synonym:
  • appreciation

Examples of using

The yen's appreciation accelerated the decline of that company.