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Definitions of value:
  • noun:   relative darkness or lightness of a color
    Example: "I establish the colors and principal values by organizing the painting into three values--dark, medium...and light-Joe Hing Lowe"
  • noun:   the quality (positive or negative) that renders something desirable or valuable
    Example: "The Shakespearean Shylock is of dubious value in the modern world"
  • noun:   a numerical quantity measured or assigned or computed
    Example: "The value assigned was 16 milliseconds"
  • noun:   an ideal accepted by some individual or group
    Example: "He has old-fashioned values"
  • noun:   the amount (of money or goods or services) that is considered to be a fair equivalent for something else
    Example: "He tried to estimate the value of the produce at normal prices"
  • noun:   (music) the relative duration of a musical note
  • verb:   fix or determine the value of; assign a value to
    Example: "Value the jewelry and art work in the estate"
  • verb:   hold dear
  • verb:   estimate the value of
  • verb:   regard highly; think much of
  • verb:   place a value on; judge the worth of something

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