[trans-val-yoo, tranz-]
verb (used with object), trans·val·ued, trans·val·u·ing.
  1. to reestimate the value of, especially on a basis differing from accepted standards; reappraise; reevaluate.

Origin of transvalue

First recorded in 1905–10; trans- + value
Related formstrans·val·u·a·tion, noun Unabridged Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2018

Examples from the Web for transvalue

Historical Examples of transvalue

  • But one thing he could not smite; he could neither smite it, or unmask it, or "transvalue" it.

    Visions and Revisions

    John Cowper Powys

British Dictionary definitions for transvalue


verb -ues, -uing or -ued
  1. (tr) to evaluate by a principle that varies from the accepted standards
Derived Formstransvaluation, nountransvaluer, noun
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