sentimental value

Definition of sentimental value

  1. :  importance to someone because of a connection with a happy time of life, a special person, etc. The picture has sentimental value for me.

Word by Word Definitions

  1. :  marked or governed by feeling, sensibility, or emotional idealism

    :  resulting from feeling rather than reason or thought

    :  having an excess of sentiment or sensibility

  1. :  the monetary worth of something :  market price

    :  a fair return or equivalent in goods, services, or money for something exchanged

    :  relative worth, utility, or importance

  1. :  to consider or rate highly :  prize, esteem

    :  to estimate or assign the monetary worth of :  appraise

    :  to rate or scale in usefulness, importance, or general worth :  evaluate

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a trip made at another's expense

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