Definitions of appreciation

  1. a favorable judgment; "a small token in admiration of your works" Scrapingweb Dictionary DB
  2. an expression of gratitude; "he expressed his appreciation in a short note" Scrapingweb Dictionary DB
  3. an increase in price or value over time; "an appreciation of 30% in the value of real estate" Scrapingweb Dictionary DB
  4. 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" Scrapingweb Dictionary DB
  5. understanding of the nature or meaning or quality or magnitude of something; "he has a good grasp of accounting practices" Scrapingweb Dictionary DB
  6. an increase in price or value; "an appreciation of 30% in the value of real estate" Wordnet Dictionary DB
  7. A just valuation or estimate of merit, worth, weight, etc.; recognition of excellence. Webster Dictionary DB
  8. Accurate perception; true estimation; as, an appreciation of the difficulties before us; an appreciation of colors. Webster Dictionary DB
  9. An increase in value. Appreciated property is property that has gone up in value since it was acquired.
  10. A rise in value; - opposed to depreciation. Webster Dictionary DB
  11. The just valuation, or proper recognition, of worth or merit; sympathetic understanding; a rise in value. The Winston Simplified Dictionary. By William Dodge Lewis, Edgar Arthur Singer. Published 1919.
  12. The act of setting a value on: just estimation. The american dictionary of the english language. By Daniel Lyons. Published 1899.
  13. Act of valuing; just estimate; increase in value. The Clarendon dictionary. By William Hand Browne, Samuel Stehman Haldeman. Published 1894.
  14. An appreciating; true estimation; recognition; increase in value. The Concise Standard Dictionary of the English Language. By James Champlin Fernald. Published 1919.
  15. The act of (a) valuing, (b) duly valuing, and (c) rising in value. Nuttall's Standard dictionary of the English language. By Nuttall, P.Austin. Published 1914.
  16. The setting a value on; a just estimate of. Etymological and pronouncing dictionary of the English language. By Stormonth, James, Phelp, P. H. Published 1874.
  17. A rise in value; -- opposed to depreciation. mso.anu.edu.au
  18. When an asset's value increases due to improvements or additions. thelawdictionary.org
  19. A rise in value; opposed to depreciation. dictgcide_fs
  20. Estimation, judgment; perception; adequate recognition; rise in value; critique. [French] Concise Oxford Dictionary
  21. n. A just valuation or estimate. Cabinet Dictionary