evaluate or estimate the nature, quality, ability, extent, or significance of; "I will have the family jewels appraised by a professional"; "access all the factors when taking a risk"
estimate the value of (property) for taxation; "Our house hasn't been assessed in years"
set or determine the amount of (a payment such as a fine)
charge (a person or a property) with a payment, such as a tax or a fine
an attitude of admiration or esteem; "she lost all respect for him"
a feeling of delighted approval and liking
the condition of being honored (esteemed or respected or well regarded); "it is held in esteem"; "a man who has earned high regard"
look on as or consider; "she looked on this affair as a joke"; "He thinks of himself as a brilliant musician"; "He is reputed to be intelligent"
regard highly; think much of; "I respect his judgement"; "We prize his creativity"
the quality of being deserving (e.g., deserving assistance); "there were many children whose deservingness he recognized and rewarded"
any admirable quality or attribute; "work of great merit"
be worthy or deserving; "You deserve a promotion after all the hard work you have done"
avail oneself to;
seek or achieve an end by using to one's advantage;
exerting shrewd or devious influence especially for one's own advantage; "his manipulation of his friends was scandalous"
(psychology) an automatic pattern of behavior in reaction to a specific situation; may be inherited or acquired through frequent repetition; "owls have nocturnal habits"; "she had a habit twirling the ends of her hair"; "long use had hardened him to it"
the act of using; "he warned against the use of narcotic drugs"; "skilled in the utilization of computers"
what something is used for; "the function of an auger is to bore holes"; "ballet is beautiful but what use is it?"
a particular service; "he put his knowledge to good use"; "patrons have their uses"
(law) the exercise of the legal right to enjoy the benefits of owning property; "we were given the use of his boat"
(economics) the utilization of economic goods to satis
the quality that renders something desirable or valuable or useful
French couturier (born in England) regarded as the founder of Parisian haute couture; noted for introducing the bustle (1825-1895)
an indefinite quantity of something having a specified value; "10 dollars worth of gasoline"
having a specified value; "not worth his salt"; "worth her weight in gold"
worthy of being treated in a particular way; "an idea worth considering"; "the deserving poor" (often used ironically)