Thesaurus > Related Words: appreciation

  Words related to appreciation

Related / Similar Words: admiration, taste, discernment, perceptiveness, grasp, hold

 

Definition:
  • an increase in price or value; "an appreciation of 30% in the value of real estate";
  • a favorable judgment; "a small token in admiration of your works";
  • 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";
  • understanding of the nature or meaning or quality or magnitude of something; "he has a good grasp of accounting practices";
  • an expression of gratitude; "he expressed his appreciation in a short note";

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    Hyponyms: adoration, idolization, idolisation, idealization, idealisation, glorification, virtu, vertu, connoisseurship, vogue, trend, style, delicacy, discretion, culture, sense

     

    Attributes: tasteful, in good taste(p), tasteless, in poor taste(p)

     

    Derivational Morphology: get the picture, comprehend, savvy, dig, grasp, compass, apprehend

     

    Anagrams: apperception, practitioner

     

     
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