apprize

verb
ap·​prize | \ ə-ˈprīz How to pronounce apprize (audio) \
apprized; apprizing

Definition of apprize

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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“Apprize.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/apprize. Accessed 19 Jun. 2021.

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