apprize

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verb ap·prize \ə-ˈprīz\

Definition of apprize

apprized

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apprizing

  1. transitive verb
  2. :  value, appreciate

Origin and Etymology of apprize

Middle English apprisen, from Anglo-French *appriser, from a- (from Latin ad-) + preiser, priser to value, prize — more at prize


First Known Use: 14th century


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