Student Thesaurus

One entry found for appreciate.
Entry Word: appreciate
Function: verb
Text: 1 to become greater in extent, volume, amount, or number <the value of that antique should appreciate over time> -- see INCREASE 2
2 to hold dear <I appreciate my parents more than I can express> -- see LOVE 1
3 to recognize the meaning of <I hope you appreciate just how much that collector's CD costs> -- see COMPREHEND 1
4 to think very highly or favorably of <many great artists and musicians have not been appreciated in their own lifetimes> -- see ADMIRE