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English definition of “count”

count

verb [I] (HAVE VALUE)    /kaʊnt/
B2 to have value or importance : I've always believed that happiness counts more than money . My opinion doesn't count for anything around here (= no one values my opinion ). → Synonym matter verbBeing important and having importance
(Definition of count verb (HAVE VALUE) from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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