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EN[ˈvæl.juː] [-æljuː]
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    Definition of value in English Dictionary

  • NounPLvalues
    1. The quality (positive or negative) that renders something desirable or valuable.
      1. United were value for their win and Rooney could have had a hat-trick before half-time, with Paul Scholes also striking the post in the second half.
    2. The degree of importance given to something.
      1. WikiLeaks did not cause these uprisings but it certainly informed them. The dispatches revealed details of corruption and kleptocracy that many Tunisians suspected, […]. They also exposed the blatant discrepancy between the west's professed values and actual foreign policies.
    3. That which is valued or highly esteemed, as one's morals, morality, or belief system.
      1. He does not share his parents' values.
      2. family values
    4. The amount (of money or goods or services) that is considered to be a fair equivalent for something else.
      1. (music) The relative duration of a musical note.
        1. The value of a crotchet is twice that of a quaver. ‎
      2. (art) The relative darkness or lightness of a color in (a specific area of) a painting etc.
        1. Numerical quantity measured or assigned or computed.
          1. The exact value of pi cannot be represented in decimal notation. ‎
        2. Precise meaning; import.
          1. the value of a word; the value of a legal instrument
        3. (in the plural) The valuable ingredients to be obtained by treating a mass or compound; specifically, the precious metals contained in rock, gravel, etc.
          1. The vein carries good values.
          2. the values on the hanging walls
        4. OBS Esteem; regard.
          1. OBS valour; also spelled valew.
          2. VerbSGvaluesPRvaluingPT, PPvalued
            1. To estimate the value of; judge the worth of something.
              1. Economics is a messy discipline: too fluid to be a science, too rigorous to be an art. Perhaps it is fitting that economists’ most-used metric, gross domestic product (GDP), is a tangle too. [ …] But as a foundation for analysis it is highly subjective: it rests on difficult decisions about what counts as a territory, what counts as output and how to value it. Indeed, economists are still tweaking it.
            2. To fix or determine the value of; assign a value to, as of jewelry or art work.
              1. To regard highly; think much of; place importance upon.
                1. Gold was valued highly among the Romans. ‎
              2. To hold dear.
                1. I value these old photographs. ‎
            3. More Examples
              1. Used in the Middle of Sentence
                • The relaxation of the Higgs field from its large postinflationary value to the minimum of the effective potential represents an important stage in the evolution of the universe.
                • Conservatives say that less than 0.5 percent of the population is really living in poverty, arguing that statistics should include the value of charity and welfare.
                • Caspase-3 activity differed between 7 and 21 days post SCH (Figure 3c), falling to prelesion values at the last time point.
              2. Used in the Ending of Sentence
                • Are we sticking to these principles with our current decisions and statements, or are we descending into a state of near-permanent reaction and fudginess that betrays our core values?
                • The uncommonness of the gem is what defines its value.
                • Although acutely conscious of living in a 'wilderness,' they stoutheartedly refused to yield an inch to pioneer prejudices or frontier values.
            • Part-of-Speech Hierarchy
              1. Nouns
                • Countable nouns
                • Verbs
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                1. fr value
                2. en valued
                3. en values
                4. fr values
                5. en valueless
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                Grammatically, this word "value" is a noun, more specifically, a countable noun. It's also a verb.
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