Related formsnon·val·ued, adjectivequa·si-val·ued, adjectiveself-val·ued, adjectiveun·val·ued, adjective
Definition for valued (2 of 2)
- magnitude; quantity; number represented by a figure, symbol, or the like: the value of an angle; the value of x; the value of a sum.
- a point in the range of a function; a point in the range corresponding to a given point in the domain of a function: The value of x2 at 2 is 4.
- degree of lightness or darkness in a color.
- the relation of light and shade in a painting, drawing, or the like.
- the phonetic equivalent of a letter, as the sound of a in hat, sang, etc.
verb (used with object), val·ued, val·u·ing.
Origin of value
Examples from the Web for valued
The chicken, to this day, is valued for its medicinal properties.The History of the Chicken: How This Humble Bird Saved Humanity|William O’Connor|December 27, 2014|DAILY BEAST
The Senate Intelligence Committee report says they secured a contract with the CIA in 2006 valued “in excess of $180 million.”The Luxury Homes That Torture and Your Tax Dollars Built|Michael Daly|December 12, 2014|DAILY BEAST
The cubby and the 460 bottles of wine, valued at $8,339.50 will remain at Cricova to be displayed.
The scarf was accompanied by a framed painting of Tanzanian birds and is valued at $595.
The cognac, an effort by the Georgian vintners to replicate the traditional French liquor, is valued at $1400 for a single bottle.
After all, if these people valued his knowledge of Haktite and no one else valued him at all, why not accept?Comrade Yetta|Albert Edwards
New Bedford's loss alone was twenty-three vessels, which, with their outfits, were valued at more than a million dollars.The Sea Rovers|Rufus Rockwell Wilson
The king squandered upon her some seventy odd millions of the public money as money is now valued.Fragonard|Haldane Macfall
Life alone can impart life; and though we should burst we can only be valued as we make ourselves valuable.Essays, First Series|Ralph Waldo Emerson
That, for the good of his own country, he valued such a union above all things.Abridgment of the Debates of Congress, from 1789 to 1856, Vol. I (of 16)|Thomas Hart Benton
British Dictionary definitions for valued
- a particular magnitude, number, or amountthe value of the variable was 7
- the particular quantity that is the result of applying a function or operation for some given argumentthe value of the function for x=3 was 9
- a gradation of tone from light to dark or of colour luminosity
- the relation of one of these elements to another or to the whole picture
verb -ues, -uing or -ued (tr)
Word Origin for value
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Idioms and Phrases with valued
see at face value.