appreciation
[əpriːʃɪˈeɪʃ(ə)n, əpriːsɪˈeɪʃ(ə)n]
NOUN
appreciations (plural noun)
  1. recognition and enjoyment of the good qualities of someone or something.
    "I smiled in appreciation" ·
    "he had a fine appreciation of drawing"
    synonyms:
    valuing · respect · prizing · cherishing · treasuring · admiration · regard ·
    esteem · high opinion
  2. a full understanding of a situation.
    "the bank's lack of appreciation of their problems"
    antonyms:
  3. increase in monetary value.
    "the appreciation of the dollar against the pound"
    antonyms:
Origin
late 15th century: from French appréciation, from late Latin appretiatio(n-), from the verb appretiare ‘set at a price, appraise’ ( see appreciate).
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How to use appreciation in a sentence?
a full appreciation of the professor's life and work will be published in the Scotsman tomorrow.
the press are embarrassingly fulsome in their appreciation.
I wanted to offer you a small token of my appreciation.
they would be the first to show their appreciation.
the bank's lack of appreciation of their problems.
the appreciation of the dollar against the pound.
he has written a blush-making appreciation of me.
the growing appreciation of artisan foods.
he had a fine appreciation of drawing.
I smiled in appreciation.
How to say appreciation in other languages?
Laguages Translations
Afrikaans (NOUN)waardering
Arabic (NOUN)التقدير, تقديره, عن تقديره, الارتياح
Bangla উপচয়
Bosnian (Latin) zahvalnost
Bulgarian (NOUN)поскъпването, благодарност, признателност, оценяване, оскъпяване, преценка, увеличение
Cantonese (Traditional) 欣賞
Catalan (NOUN)apreciació, agraïment, estima, comprensió, reconeixement, valoració
Chinese Simplified 欣赏
Chinese Traditional 欣賞
Croatian (NOUN)zahvalnost, uvažavanje, aprecijacija, poštovanje, priznanje, cijenim
Czech (NOUN)zhodnocení, ocenění, uznání, vděčnost, posilování, výchova
Danish (NOUN)påskønnelse, opskrivning, appreciering, værdsættelse, vurdering, forståelse, anerkendelse, taknemmelighed
Dutch (NOUN)waardering, appreciatie
Estonian (NOUN)tunnustust, kallinemine, juurdehindlus, tugevnemisest, oskus
Fijian vakavinavinaka
Filipino pasasalamat
Finnish (NOUN)arvostusta, arvonkorotus, ymmärretään, arvio
French (NOUN)appréciation, gratitude, satisfaction, reconnaissance, remerciements, plus-value
German (NOUN)Wertschätzung, Aufwertung, Anerkennung, Würdigung, Gesamtwertung, Verständnis, Dankbarkeit
Greek (NOUN)εκτίμηση, ανατίμηση, ευγνωμοσύνη, αποτίμηση, βελτίωσης
Haitian Creole apresyasyon
Hebrew (NOUN)הערכה, להערכה, ההערכה
Hindi (NOUN)प्रशंसा, सराहना
Hmong Daw kev
Hungarian (NOUN)felértékelődése, elismerését, megbecsülést, mérlegelési, Értékelés, ismeri
Icelandic (NOUN)þakklæti, uppfærsla, ánægju
Indonesian (NOUN)apresiasi, penghargaan
Italian (NOUN)apprezzamento, riconoscenza, valorizzazione, gratitudine, stima
Japanese (NOUN)感謝, 鑑賞, 増価, 円高
Kiswahili (NOUN)shukrani
Klingon tlho'
Korean (NOUN)감사, 진가, 고마움
Latvian (NOUN)atzinību, novērtējums, pateicību, izpratni
Lithuanian (NOUN)dėkingi, dλkingi, atstatymas, įvertinimas, malonumu, pagarbos, padėką
Malagasy fankasitrahana
Malay (Latin) (NOUN)penghargaan, tambah nilai
Maltese (NOUN)apprezzament
Norwegian Bokmål takknemlighet
Persian (NOUN)قدردانی, تقدیر
Polish (NOUN)uznanie, aprecjacji, docenianie, wdzięczność, szacunku, wrażliwość, ocenie
Portuguese (NOUN)apreciação, valorização, agradecimento, gratidão, admiração
Querétaro Otomi reconocimiento
Romanian (NOUN)apreciere
Russian (NOUN)признательность, удовлетворением, благодарность, знак признательности, оценку, высоко оценивает
Samoan agaga faafetai
Serbian (Cyrillic) захвалност
Serbian (Latin) zahvalnost
Slovak (NOUN)ocenenie, zhodnotenie, uznanie, vďačnosť, porozumenie
(ADJECTIVE)zhodnocovanie
Slovenian (NOUN)apreciacije, spoštovanje, zahvalo, zadovoljstvo, cenjen, presoje, ocena
Spanish (NOUN)apreciación, agradecimiento, plusvalía, valoración, gratitud
Swedish (NOUN)uppskattning, gillande, apprecieringen, förståelse, värdering, bedömning
Tahitian mauruuru
Tamil பாராட்டு
Telugu ప్రశంస
Thai ความชื่นชม
Tongan loto hounga'ia
Turkish (NOUN)takdir, Yemekler, beğeni
Ukrainian (NOUN)вдячність, визнання, подорожчання, подяки, задоволення
Urdu (NOUN)تعریف
Welsh (NOUN)gwerthfawrogiad, werthfawrogi
Yucatec Maya meyajo'ob
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