verb (used with object), ap·pre·ci·at·ed, ap·pre·ci·at·ing.
verb (used without object), ap·pre·ci·at·ed, ap·pre·ci·at·ing.
Origin of appreciate
Examples from the Web for appreciating
Men and women balance each other out, and we have to get to a point where we are comfortable with appreciating each other.The Beyoncé Manifesto: Quotes on Nihilism and Feminism|Amy Zimmerman|December 12, 2014|DAILY BEAST
More important than determining who deserved credit is appreciating the dynamics that occur when people share ideas.
Zen practice is about appreciating your life in this moment.Peter Matthiessen Was One of the Greatest Writers of a Great Generation|Malcolm Jones|April 7, 2014|DAILY BEAST
What they are not appreciating is the signal that sends to the rest of the world.McCain: Obama Mishandled Egypt, Abandoned Libya and Syria|Josh Rogin|October 10, 2013|DAILY BEAST
Rosenbaum contended that Ortega is incapable of appreciating her situation and assisting in her own defense.‘Killer Nanny’ Case: What the Krims Didn’t Know About Yoselyn Ortega|Michael Daly|June 26, 2013|DAILY BEAST
Japan is a beauteous land, and no people are more capable of appreciating her beauty than her own.The Gist of Japan|R. B. Peery
How often is sport spoiled from the want of appreciating the truism that a wall is no stronger than its weakest point.Gold, Sport, And Coffee Planting In Mysore|Robert H. Elliot
The best way of appreciating such an interval as this is to take a corresponding period in our own lives.Modern Skepticism|C. J. Ellicott
And in recent times we are appreciating more thoroughly that the individual cannot attain a full moral life by himself.Ethics|John Dewey and James Hayden Tufts
He would show this great scientist how entirely capable he could be of understanding and appreciating his researches.The Drunkard|Cyril Arthur Edward Ranger Gull