value

  • 1 value — val·ue 1 / val yü/ n 1 a: a fair return or equivalent in goods, services, or money for something exchanged received good value for the price b: valuable consideration at consideration …

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  • 2 Value — Val ue, n. [OF. value, fr. valoir, p. p. valu, to be worth, fr. L. valere to be strong, to be worth. See {Valiant}.] 1. The property or aggregate properties of a thing by which it is rendered useful or desirable, or the degree of such property or …

    The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • 3 Value — may refer to: *Value (mathematics), the value of a variable in mathematics. *Value (philosophy), the degree of importance, including the value independent on subjective valuations by any individual *Value (personal and cultural), the principles,… …

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  • 4 Value — Val ue, v. t. [imp. & p. p. {Valued}; p. pr. & vb. n. {Valuing}.] [1913 Webster] 1. To estimate the value, or worth, of; to rate at a certain price; to appraise; to reckon with respect to number, power, importance, etc. [1913 Webster] The mind… …

    The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • 5 value — [val′yo͞o] n. [ME < OFr, fem. of valu, pp. of valoir, to be strong, be worth < L valere < IE base * wal , to be strong > WIELD] 1. a fair or proper equivalent in money, commodities, etc., esp. for something sold or exchanged; fair… …

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  • 6 value — [valy] n. f. ÉTYM. V. 1180; archaïque depuis le XVIe (encore au XVIIIe, J. B. Rousseau in Littré); p. p. substantivé de valoir, remplacé par valeur, sauf dans plus value et moins value. ❖ ♦ Vx. Rapport, valeur. ❖ COMP …

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  • 7 value — n *worth Analogous words: *price, charge, cost, expense: *importance, consequence, significance, weight: *use, usefulness, utility value vb 1 * …

    New Dictionary of Synonyms

  • 8 value — [n1] financial worth amount, appraisal, assessment, charge, cost, equivalent, expense, market price, monetary worth, price, profit, rate; concepts 335,336 value [n2] advantage, worth account, bearing, benefit, caliber, condition, connotation,… …

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  • 9 value — ► NOUN 1) the regard that something is held to deserve; importance or worth. 2) material or monetary worth. 3) (values) principles or standards of behaviour. 4) the numerical amount denoted by an algebraic term; a magnitude, quantity, or number.… …

    English terms dictionary

  • 10 Value —   [engl.], Wert …

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  • 11 value —  / value judgments  Ценность …

    Вестминстерский словарь теологических терминов

  • 12 value — The importance placed on something by an individual. Value is subjective and may change according to the circumstances. Something that may be valued highly at one time may be valued less at another time. The CENTER ONLINE Futures Glossary * * * ▪ …

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  • 13 value — The utility of an object in satisfying, directly or indirectly, the needs or desires of human beings, called by economists value in use, or its worth consisting in the power of purchasing other objects, called value in exchange. Joint Highway… …

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  • 14 value — {{Roman}}I.{{/Roman}} noun 1 amount of money that sth is worth ADJECTIVE ▪ high, low ▪ the high value of the pound ▪ full, total ▪ real …

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  • 15 value — val|ue1 W1S3 [ˈvælju:] n ▬▬▬▬▬▬▬ 1¦(money)¦ 2¦(worth the money paid)¦ 3¦(importance/usefulness)¦ 4 of value 5¦(interesting quality)¦ 6¦(ideas)¦ 7¦(amount)¦ ▬▬▬▬▬▬▬ [Date: 1300 1400; : Old French; Origin: Vulgar Latin …

    Dictionary of contemporary English

  • 16 value — I n. worth monetary, numerical worth 1) to attach value to 2) to place, put, set a value on 3) to acquire, take on value 4) an absolute; book; cash; face; fair; intrinsic; nominal; nuisance; numerical; strategic; token value 5) (economics)… …

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  • 17 value — [[t]væ̱ljuː[/t]] ♦ values, valuing, valued 1) N UNCOUNT: also a N, usu with supp The value of something such as a quality, attitude, or method is its importance or usefulness. If you place a particular value on something, that is the importance… …

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  • 18 value — I UK [ˈvæljuː] / US [ˈvælju] noun Word forms value : singular value plural values *** 1) a) [countable/uncountable] the amount that something is worth, measured especially in money You can t put a value on a human life. value of: The value of the …

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  • 19 value — val|ue1 [ vælju ] noun *** ▸ 1 amount something is worth ▸ 2 importance/usefulness ▸ 3 interesting quality ▸ 4 principles/beliefs ▸ 5 in mathematics ▸ 6 length of musical note 1. ) count or uncount the amount that something is worth, measured… …

    Usage of the words and phrases in modern English

  • 20 value — /val yooh/, n., v., valued, valuing. n. 1. relative worth, merit, or importance: the value of a college education; the value of a queen in chess. 2. monetary or material worth, as in commerce or trade: This piece of land has greatly increased in… …

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