appreciated appreciated  /ə ˈpri ʃi ˌeɪ tɪd/


  • (adj) fully understood or grasped



  1. We just scoured the Web for best-of-breeds and some new faves, and took special pains to pay tribute to the under-appreciated.
  2. That's appreciated by animators and video-game artists who want simulations that look good but don't take a weekend to run.
  3. But that value--as measured by what the property would rent for--hasn't been going up anything like the 20% or 30% or 40% a year that some houses have appreciated recently.


  1. EUR/USD targets 1.3430 and 1.3450 next (Barcelona) - Having appreciated to its highest level since Feb 21, the EUR/USD... For more information, read our latest forex news.
    on June 13, 2013     Source: The Forex Market

  2. No charges to be brought against Joel Madden in marijuana incident

    SYDNEY, June 12 (UPI) -- Musician Joel Madden said he appreciated how police "handled the situation" when he was kicked out of a hotel in Australia this week.
    on June 12, 2013     Source: UPI

  3. Feeling appreciated

    Of all the military appreciation events he has attended during his more than 20-year military career, Master Sgt. Henry Strozier said the Kenai River Wounded Warrior Event makes him the most proud. He feels appreciated.
    on June 12, 2013     Source: Peninsula Clarion


  1. "He held the deepest respect of members of both parties, and he was generous with his time and advice, something I appreciated greatly as a young senator," the president said.
    on Jun 28, 2010 By: Barack Obama Source: New York Times (blog)

  2. "Your mad, pulsating affection for our film is much appreciated, really deeply appreciated," Boyle said.
    on Jan 11, 2009 By: Danny Boyle Source: Reuters

  3. Mr. Gates said he was "disappointed that some in the Army have not adequately appreciated the seriousness of the situation pertaining to outpatient care at Walter Reed."
    on Mar 2, 2007 By: Robert Gates Source: New York Times

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