appreciation


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a feeling of deference, approval, and liking

Synonyms for appreciation

understanding of the nature or meaning or quality or magnitude of something

an expression of gratitude

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an increase in price or value

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And when such as had come in contact with Strickland in the past, writers who had known him in London, painters who had met him in the cafes of Montmartre, discovered to their amazement that where they had seen but an unsuccessful artist, like another, authentic genius had rubbed shoulders with them there began to appear in the magazines of France and America a succession of articles, the reminiscences of one, the appreciation of another, which added to Strickland's notoriety, and fed without satisfying the curiosity of the public.
I should not desire her to regret me too deeply; but I can scarcely imagine she will make herself very unhappy about me, because I know I am not worthy of it, except in my appreciation of her.
Perhaps the twentieth-century mind is most dissatisfied with his lack of sympathy for the romantic return to an intimate appreciation of external Nature.
The most unfortunate result of this deficiency, however, is his lack of appreciation of the immense meaning of spiritual forces, most notoriously evident in the cold analysis, in his fifteenth chapter, of the reasons for the success of Christianity.
William Blackwood whose guarded appreciation I felt nevertheless to be genuine, and prized accordingly.
I may also add that each of the four stories on their appearance in book form was picked out on various grounds as the "best of the lot" by different critics, who reviewed the volume with a warmth of appreciation and understanding, a sympathetic insight and a friendliness of expression for which I cannot be sufficiently grateful.
And he hated the lieutenant, who had no appreciation of fine minds.
It was useless to expect appreciation of his pro- found and fine senses from such men as the lieu- tenant.
I really cannot find words to express my appreciation of my nephew's conduct.
Dunster continued, "has won my heartfelt appreciation.
Saxon smiled with appreciation, pointed out her foot, velvet-slippered with high Cuban heels, and slightly lifted the tight black skirt, exposing a trim ankle and delicate swell of calf, the white flesh gleaming through the thinnest and flimsiest of fifty-cent black silk stockings.
But from the way she said it he sensed her reluctance to speak, and danced on in silence, while she warmed with the appreciation of a woman for gentle consideration.
home prices increased 12 percent from the third quarter of 2004 through the third quarter of 2005--a two-percentage-point decline from the previous record-setting four-quarter appreciation rate of approximately 14 percent, according to the Office of Federal Housing Enterprise Oversight (OFHEO).
The designers and project managers receiving "Certificates of Appreciation," included Tamar Kisilevitz, Ronny Cohen-Piotraut, Sasha Pustylnik, Hernan J.
Shared appreciation mortgages (SAMs) can be useful when interest rates are high or a buyer lacks sufficient cash for a downpayment.