Word:

Appreciation

Ap`pre`ci`a´tion
n.1.A just valuation or estimate of merit, worth, weight, etc.; recognition of excellence.
2.Accurate perception; true estimation; as, an appreciation of the difficulties before us; an appreciation of colors.
His foreboding showed his appreciation of Henry's character.
- J. R. Green.
3.A rise in value; - opposed to depreciation.
Noun1.Appreciationappreciation - understanding of the nature or meaning or quality or magnitude of something; "he has a good grasp of accounting practices"
Synonyms: grasp, hold
2.appreciation - 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.appreciation - an expression of gratitude; "he expressed his appreciation in a short note"
4.appreciation - a favorable judgment; "a small token in admiration of your works"
Synonyms: admiration
5.appreciation - an increase in price or value; "an appreciation of 30% in the value of real estate"
Antonyms:
depreciation - a decrease in price or value; "depreciation of the dollar against the yen"
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