appreciate: Meaning and Definition of
Pronunciation: (u-prē'shē-āt"), [key]
— v., -at•ed, -at•ing.
- to value or regard highly; place a high estimate on: to appreciate good wine.
- to be fully conscious of; be aware of; detect: to appreciate the dangers of a situation.
- to raise in value.
- to increase in value: Property values appreciated yearly.
- appreciate (Thesaurus)