Cambridge Dictionaries online Cambridge Dictionaries online

The most popular online dictionary and thesaurus for learners of English

Catalan translation of “appreciate”

appreciate

verb
 
/əˈpriː·ʃi·eɪt/ (present participle appreciating, past tense and past participle appreciated)
to understand how good something or someone is
apreciar
He wouldn’t appreciate an expensive wine.
to feel grateful for something
agrair
I really appreciate all your help.
to understand that a situation is difficult
fer-se càrrec de/que
I appreciate that this is a difficult decision for you.
I, you, etc. would appreciate used when you are politely requesting something
agrairia, agrairies, etc.
I would appreciate it if you didn’t smoke in the house.
(Definition of appreciate from the Cambridge English-Catalan Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
Add Cambridge dictionaries to your browser to your website

Definitions of “appreciate” in other dictionaries

Word of the Day

mutant

an organism that is different from others of its type because of a permanent change in its genes

Word of the Day

What’s that lovely smell?

by Kate Woodford​,
October 29, 2014
As adult humans, we can distinguish about 10,000 different smells. It’s no wonder, then, that we have so many words and expressions to describe them. This week we’re taking a look at those smell words – words that describe good smells and words that describe bad smells. Most smell words are either

Read More 

high-frequency trading noun

October 27, 2014
a type of stock market trading that uses very complex technology to trade extremely quickly, often making tiny profits which nevertheless add up to substantial sums Lewis’s book, Flash Boys, is driving a huge amount of attention toward the topic of high frequency trading, and it has rekindled some of

Read More