Meaning of “value” - Learner’s Dictionary


noun us uk /ˈvæljuː/
Extra Examples
Our house has almost doubled in value.New computers depreciate in value very quickly.Does the damage affect the value of the vase?The shares have risen in value since December.What is the total value of the debt?
MONEY [ C, U ]

B1 how much money something could be sold for:

The new road has affected the value of these houses.
Cars quickly go down in value.

B1 how useful or important something is:

good value (for money)

B1 If something is good value, it is of good quality or there is a lot of it so you think the amount of money you spent on it was right:

The meal was very good value.
→ See also face value

(Definition of “value noun” from the Cambridge Learner’s Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)