would appreciate it

Definition of would appreciate it

  1. —used to make a polite request I would appreciate it if you would tell your father to call me. ; sometimes used sarcastically I would appreciate it if you'd mind your own business!

Word by Word Definitions

wouldplay
  1. : past tense ofwill

    :  wished, desired

    :  wish for :  want

appreciateplay
  1. :  to grasp the nature, worth, quality, or significance of

    :  to value or admire highly

    :  to judge with heightened perception or understanding :  be fully aware of


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