v. 欣赏，重视; 感激，欢迎; 理解，领会; 升值
If you appreciate something, for example a piece of music or good food, you like it because you recognize its good qualities.
Anyone can appreciate our music...
In time you'll appreciate the beauty and subtlety of this language.
If you appreciate a situation or problem, you understand it and know what it involves.
She never really appreciated the depth and bitterness of the Irish conflict...
He appreciates that co-operation with the media is part of his professional duties.
If you appreciate something that someone has done for you or is going to do for you, you are grateful for it.
Peter stood by me when I most needed it. I'll always appreciate that...
Thanks, lads. I appreciate it...
If something that you own appreciates over a period of time, its value increases.
They don't have any confidence that houses will appreciate in value.
1. recognize with gratitude; be grateful for
2. be fully aware of; realize fully;
3. hold dear;
4. gain in value;
5. increase the value of;
understand, comprehend, appreciate, apprehend, grasp
I deeply appreciate your kindness in coming so far to meet me.
I think that young children often appreciate modern pictures better than anyone else.
I appreciate your kindness but must decline the offer.
If you know sth. about the author's family background, you will appreciate the poem on an even profounder level.
We all appreciate the holiday after a year of hard work.