|1.||[ noun ] (mathematics) a numerical quantity measured or assigned or computed|
"the value assigned was 16 milliseconds"
|Related terms:||numerical_quantity scale_value|
|2.||[ noun ] the quality (positive or negative) that renders something desirable or valuable|
"the Shakespearean Shylock is of dubious value in the modern world"
|Related terms:||worth monetary_value importance price gross_national_product market_value national_income par_value gross_domestic_product book_value standard unimportance invaluableness measure|
|3.||[ noun ] the amount (of money or goods or services) that is considered to be a fair equivalent for something else|
"he tried to estimate the value of the produce at normal prices"
|Related terms:||measure asset mess_of_pottage measure|
|4.||[ noun ] (color) relative darkness or lightness of a color|
: "I establish the colors and principal values by organizing the painting into three values--dark, medium...and light"-Joe Hing Lowe
|Related terms:||color_property darkness lightness white black dark light|
|5.||[ verb ] fix or determine the value of; assign a value to|
"value the jewelry and art work in the estate"
|Related terms:||determine undervalue float overvalue|
|6.||[ verb ] regard highly; think much of|
|Synonyms:||respect esteem prise prize|
"I respect his judgement" "We prize his creativity"
|Related terms:||disrespect disrespect see admire reverence think_the_world_of esteem deference respecter|
|7.||[ verb ] hold dear|
|Synonyms:||appreciate treasure prize|
"I prize these old photographs"
|Related terms:||see do_justice recognize treasure|
|8.||[ verb ] place a value on; judge the worth of something|
|Synonyms:||evaluate assess measure appraise valuate|
"I will have the family jewels appraised by a professional"
|Related terms:||judge praise rate reassess grade censor standardise assess measure measure evaluation evaluation appraisal evaluator appraiser measure|
|9.||[ verb ] estimate the value of|
"How would you rate his chances to become President?" "Gold was rated highly among the Romans"
|Related terms:||measure revalue evaluation|
|10.||[ noun ] (music) the relative duration of a musical note|
|Related terms:||duration music|
|11.||[ noun ] an ideal accepted by some individual or group|
"he has old-fashioned values"
|Related terms:||ideal principle introject respect|