Brief Definitions of the Antonym(s)
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To recognize the value, worth, or significance of something.
I appreciate your help with this project.
To place too high a value on something; to overestimate its worth.
He tends to overvalue his possessions and thinks they are worth more than they actually are.
To estimate or judge something as greater than it actually is.
She overestimated the amount of time it would take to finish the project.
How are these antonyms different from each other?
- 1Appreciate implies recognizing the value or worth of something.
- 2Overvalue suggests placing too high a value on something.
- 3Overestimate means to judge something as greater than it actually is.
Good things to know
- 1Enhance Communication: Use these antonyms to express the correct value or worth of something.
- 2Improve Decision Making: Incorporate these antonyms in decision-making processes to avoid undervaluing or overvaluing something.
- 3Enrich Vocabulary: Utilize these antonyms in writing to improve vocabulary and convey precise meanings.
The antonyms of misprising are appreciate, overvalue, and overestimate. Use these words to express the correct value or worth of something, improve decision making, and enrich vocabulary by conveying precise meanings.