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Portuguese 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, prezar
He wouldn’t appreciate an expensive wine.
to feel grateful for something
apreciar, agradecer
I really appreciate all your help.
to understand that a situation is difficult
compreender
I appreciate that this is a difficult decision for you.
I, you, etc. would appreciate used when you are politely requesting something
ficaria grato
I would appreciate it if you didn’t smoke in the house.
(Definition of appreciate verb from the Cambridge English-Portuguese Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)

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