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"valuable" in American English

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valuableadjective

us   /ˈvæl·ju·ə·bəl, -jə·bəl/
  • valuable adjective (IMPORTANCE)

important, useful, or beneficial: Niekro was named the most valuable player in baseball. They perform valuable services for poor, rural women.
  • valuable adjective (MONEY)

worth a lot of money: ABC’s valuable radio and TV licenses are up for renewal.
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"valuable" in British English

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valuableadjective

uk   /ˈvæl.jə.bəl/ us   /ˈvæl.jə.bəl/
  • valuable adjective (MONEY)

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

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"valuable" in Business English

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valuableadjective

uk   /ˈvæljuəbl/ us  
worth a lot of money: The stock shot up, making the warrants extremely valuable. This is a valuable piece of real estate.
very helpful or important: He has a wealth of experience and will be a valuable addition to our editorial team. This opportunity will allow people to gain valuable experience.valuable to sb/sth The soil is valuable to the state's agriculture industry.
(Definition of valuable from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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