Definition of sentimental value
: 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
: marked or governed by feeling, sensibility, or emotional idealism
: resulting from feeling rather than reason or thought
: having an excess of sentiment or sensibility
: a fair return or equivalent in goods, services, or money for something exchanged
: the monetary worth of something : market price
: relative worth, utility, or importance
: to estimate or assign the monetary worth of : appraise
: to rate or scale in usefulness, importance, or general worth : evaluate
: to consider or rate highly : prize, esteem
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