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appreciate / agradecer
 
appreciate   [əˈpri:ʃɪeɪt]
A. -transitive verb
1. (=be grateful for)   agradecer
·I appreciated your help
·agradecí tu ayuda
·I appreciate the gesture
·agradezco el detalle
·we should much appreciate it if ...
agradeceríamos mucho que + subjunctive
2. (=value, esteem)   apreciar,   valorar
·he does not appreciate music
·no sabe apreciar or valorar la masculineúsica
·I am not appreciated here
·aquí no se me aprecia or valora
·we much appreciate your work
·tenemos un alto concepto de su trabajo
3. (=understand)
[+problem, difference]   comprender
·I appreciate your wishes
·comprendo sus deseos
·yes, I appreciate that
·nouní, lo comprendo
·to appreciate that ...
·comprender que ...
·we fully appreciate that ...
·comprendemos perfectamente que ...
4. (=be sensitive to)   percibir
·the smallest change can be appreciated on this machine
·en esta masculineáquina se percibe el masculineánoun leve cambio
B. -intransitive verb
[property etcetera]   revalorizarse,   aumentar(se) en valor
 
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