trans·​val·​ue (ˌ)tran(t)s-ˈval-(ˌ)yü How to pronounce transvalue (audio)
transvalued; transvaluing

transitive verb

: to reevaluate especially on a basis that repudiates accepted standards

Word History

First Known Use

1899, in the meaning defined above

Time Traveler
The first known use of transvalue was in 1899

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“Transvalue.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 1 Dec. 2023.

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