Definitions for

Overview of noun appreciation

The noun appreciation has 5 senses? (first 5 from tagged texts)
1. (7) appreciation, grasp, hold

(understanding of the nature or meaning or quality or magnitude of something; "he has a good grasp of accounting practices")

2. (2) taste, appreciation, discernment, perceptiveness

(delicate discrimination (especially of aesthetic values); "arrogance and lack of taste contributed to his rapid success"; "to ask at that particular time was the ultimate in bad taste")

3. (1) appreciation

(an expression of gratitude; "he expressed his appreciation in a short note")

4. (1) admiration, appreciation

(a favorable judgment; "a small token in admiration of your works")

5. (1) appreciation

(an increase in price or value; "an appreciation of 30% in the value of real estate") © 2001-2013, Demand Media, all rights reserved. The database is based on Word Net a lexical database for the English language. see disclaimer
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