apprize

verb
ap·​prize | \ə-ˈprīz \
apprized; apprizing

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By morning, New York's residents were apprized of Meili's attack through initial news reports. Lincoln Anthony Blades, Teen Vogue, "Central Park Five Case, Explained," 18 July 2017

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First Known Use of apprize

14th century, in the meaning defined above

History and Etymology for apprize

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

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