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14th century, in the meaning defined above
Middle English apprisen, from Anglo-French *appriser, from a- (from Latin ad-) + preiser, priser to value, prize — more at prize
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'Appraise' or 'Apprise'
You can't put a price on good advice
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“Apprize.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/apprize. Accessed 25 May. 2020.
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