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English definition of “valuable”

valuable

adjective uk   /ˈvæl.jʊ.bl̩/ us  

valuable adjective (MONEY)

B1 worth a lot of money: These antiques are extremely valuable. This is losing valuable business for the company.
Opposite
Note: Invaluable means 'extremely useful'.

valuable adjective (IMPORTANT)

B2 Valuable information, advice, etc. is very helpful or important: He was able to provide the police with some valuable information. Parents gave the school valuable support in its case for getting its facilities improved.
(Definition of valuable from the Cambridge Advanced Learners Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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