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
Synonyms: economic_value

"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
Synonyms: rate

"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
Synonyms: note_value time_value
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
Similar spelling:   Valle