Translation of "appreciate" - English-Mandarin Chinese dictionary


verb (VALUE) 评价 uk us /əˈpriː.ʃi.eɪt/

[ T ] to recognize or understand that something is valuable, important or as described

There's no point buying him expensive wines - he doesn't appreciate them. 给他买名贵的酒没有用——他不懂品酒。
We appreciate the need for immediate action. 我们充分意识到了马上采取行动的必要性。
[ + that ] I appreciate that it's a difficult decision for you to make. 我体会得出,你作出这样的决定有多难。
[ + question word ] I don't think you appreciate how much time I spent preparing this meal. 我觉得你没有意识到我做这顿饭花了多少时间。
I/We appreciate...

used when you are thanking someone or showing that you are grateful

We really appreciate all the help you gave us last weekend. 你们上周末给予我们大力帮助,我们非常感谢。
[ + -ing verb ] I appreciate your making the effort to come. 你能拨冗前来,我深表感激。
would appreciate

used when you are politely requesting something

I would appreciate it if you could let me know (= Please let me know) in advance whether or not you will be coming. 如能提前告知能否前来,我将不胜感激。

(Translation of “appreciate verb (VALUE)” from the Cambridge English-Chinese (Simplified) Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)