Definition of 'appreciation'
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This should ensure decent capital appreciation and a healthy yield for patient investors. Times, Sunday Times (2017)There were tears of appreciation and gratitude at a wonderful career. Times, Sunday Times (2016)Its subject is the appreciation of art itself. Times, Sunday Times (2016)But the mood around the ground was more of celebration and appreciation for the great man ahead of kick-off. The Sun (2017)Shared language matters, and he has shown an appreciation for the role of the personal in recent transatlantic history. Times, Sunday Times (2017)More than twice as many people attend classical concerts as cricket matches, according to figures that show a growing appreciation for orchestral music. Times, Sunday Times (2017)It's not about capital appreciation, it is more about security and wealth preservation. Times, Sunday Times (2016)And stars of the sporting world were quick to show their appreciation to Britain's tennis champ. The Sun (2016)One is the importance of motive and the other is gratitude and appreciation. Times, Sunday Times (2007)He has a great intelligence and appreciation as a footballer. Times, Sunday Times (2012)We just wanted to show our appreciation. The Sun (2009)It gives you a deeper appreciation for when things are good. The Sun (2010)The consumer generally has lost the appreciation of the value of seasonal foods. The Residue Report - an action plan for safer food (1988)Therefore you must include in your calculations both dividends and capital appreciation. Principles of Corporate Finance (1991)He earned my gratitude and appreciation by the manner he showed his practical sympathies. Ford Madox Ford (1990)The crash course in art appreciation seems to have paid off. Times, Sunday Times (2008)Any suggestion of him not having a genuine understanding and appreciation of art is smartly corrected. Times, Sunday Times (2008)It would deny them the benefit of the asset appreciation value. Times, Sunday Times (2006)The success of the operation was entirely due to his example and his rapid appreciation of the situation. Times, Sunday Times (2015)When the year was up, the pastor expressed much appreciation of my work. Christianity Today (2000)Having said that, tipping is a gesture of appreciation for a job well done. Times, Sunday Times (2011)Looking forward to spring after a long winter and a return to a more seasonal approach to foodstuffs would reduce boredom and increase appreciation. The Residue Report - an action plan for safer food (1988)I think we shared a mutual admiration, appreciation and affection for each other. The Sun (2014)
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Translations for 'appreciation'
British English: appreciation NOUN
Appreciation of something is the recognition and enjoyment of its good qualities.
...an investigation into children's understanding and appreciation of art.
Definition of appreciation from the Collins English Dictionary
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