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value

noun

Synonyms and Antonyms of value

  1. 1 the amount of money for which something will find a buyer <the real value of that house is close to a million dollars> Synonyms valuation, worth Related Words charge, cost, fee, figure, price, rate; appraisal, assessment, estimate, estimation, evaluation; face value, list price, unit price

  2. 2 a quality that gives something special worth <defending the democratic system's intrinsic values> Synonyms cardinal virtue, distinction, excellency, grace, merit, excellence, virtueRelated Words advantage, edge, plus, superiorityNear Antonyms blemish, defect, failing, fault, flaw; drawback, minus, negativeAntonyms deficiency, demerit, disvalue

  3. 3 the relative usefulness or importance of something as judged by specific qualities <the value of a good education cannot be overstated> Synonyms account, merit, valuation, worthRelated Words assessment, estimation, evaluation; excellence, greatness, perfection; consequence, importance, significance, weight; desirabilityNear Antonyms emptiness, valuelessness, worthlessness; baseness, cheapness, crumminess, inferiority, lousiness, meanness, paltriness, pettiness, poorness; deficiency, inadequacy, inadequateness, insufficiency, unacceptability




value

verb

Synonyms and Antonyms of value

  1. 1 to hold dear <a nation that values individualism and self-reliance> Synonyms appreciate, cherish, prize, treasure, loveRelated Words delight (in), dig, enjoy, fancy, groove (on), like, relish, revel (in); admire, apprize, esteem, regard, respect, revere, reverence, venerate; enshrine, memorialize; adore, caress, dote (on), idolize, worshipNear Antonyms undervalue; abhor, abominate, despise, detest, execrate, hate, loathe; disdain, high-hat, scorn, scout, slight, sniff (at), snub; bad-mouth, belittle, cry down, decry, deprecate, depreciate, disparage, kiss off, minimize, put down, write off; abandon, forget, neglectAntonyms disvalue

  2. 2 to make an approximate or tentative judgment regarding <values his stocks at $150,000 or thereabouts> Synonyms appraise, assess, evaluate, guesstimate, rate, set, valuate, estimateRelated Words adjudge, deem, judge; ascertain, determine, discover, learn; price, prize; decide, settle; analyze, assay, survey, test; reappraise, reassess, reevaluate, rejudge, revalue; transvaluate, transvalue; misesteem, misjudge, misprize, underestimate, undervalue




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