Translation of value in Spanish:
- 1 uncountable and countable (monetary worth) to gain o increase (in) valueto lose (in) valueaumentar de valorrevalorizarsebooks to the value of $500depreciarseinsured against loss to a value of $10,000libros por valor de 500 dólareshave you anything of value in your bag?asegurado contra pérdidas de hasta 10.000 dólaresa painting of great value¿lleva algo de valor en el bolso?he set o put a value of $700 on the vaseun cuadro muy valioso or de gran valoryou can't put a value on human lifetasó el jarrón en 700 dólaresvalue for moneyla vida humana no tiene precioall-inclusive value-for-money European tours (British English)una buena relación calidad-preciothat's good value (for money)viajes por Europa a buen precio con todo incluidoestá muy bien de precio
- 2 uncountable (worth) nutritional/educational valuepublicity valuevalor nutritivo/educativoI am well aware of his value to the companyvalor publicitariodon't place too much value on what he saystengo plena conciencia de lo valioso que es para la compañíathey place a very high value on loyaltyno le des mucha importancia a lo que digathe information may be of value to the policevaloran mucho la lealtadla información puede resultarle valiosa a la policíaExample sentences
- Each authority will end up with separate contracts and their total value will be worth more than £100m a year.
- He could not attach monetary value to the loss caused by the strike as no calculations hade been made yet.
- Nobody chose to collect anything of great monetary value.
- 3also: values plural(standards)a set of (moral) valuesvalores (masculine plural)una escala de valoresExample sentences
- The ultimate deterrent to all of this is a strong set of moral values, rules and standards.
- In exit polls in about 1 in 5 voters ranked moral values as the most important issue in the election.
- We expect our schools to set standards, impart values and encourage responsible behaviour.
- 4 countable (Linguistics, Mathematics, Music)Example sentences
- To explain how the two sides change together, Jim gave sets of specific numeric values for the lengths.
- For numerical simulations, appropriate values of the various quantities must be determined.
- One of the great goals of fundamental physics is to find the reason for the precise numerical values of the constants that appear in the equations that prescribe the laws of Nature.
- Rhythmic values are quarter, eighth and half notes, and only the major finger pattern is used in the first chorale.
- Rapidly evolving note values will present issues with keeping a steady tempo.
- Her coloratura in the Jewel Song was hit or miss - the note values often approximated.
- In either case, the reference to neat depends on its use earlier and on its value as a word.
- Do the words have a unitary value which is extended in different ways in different contexts?
- For Saussure the value of words is not intrinsic, nor a function of signification, but is a property of the system.
- 1.1 (Finance) to value something
atsomething1.2 (regard highly)tasar ( or valorar etc) algo enalgo(freedom/privacy)(memento/gift)if you value your lifesi en algo aprecias tu vidaExample sentences1.3
also: valued past participleExample sentences
- Boys value their friends' opinions so it would do you lots of good to get along with them.
- It certainly makes you value life and how important things are.
- It is really important that we value diversity in our community.
- Stakes in quoted banks, hedge funds and the like are valued at the prevailing share price at the end of June.
- That caused its shares to fall by a third, having been valued at 155p the day before the warning.
- The move is seen as a precursor to a flotation of the firm, which is valued at about £10m.
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