|1.||[ verb ] give information or notice to|
|Synonyms:||notify advise send_word apprise give_notice|
"I advised him that the rent was due"
|Related terms:||inform notice notification telling|
|2.||[ verb ] increase the value of, as of a currency|
"The Germans want to appreciate the Deutsche Mark"
|Related terms:||depreciate revalue appreciate appreciate|
|3.||[ verb ] gain in value, as of a currency|
|Synonyms:||revalue apprise appreciate|
"The yen appreciated again!"
|Related terms:||depreciate increase appreciate|
|4.||[ verb ] make aware of|
"Have the students been apprised of the tuition hike?"
|Related terms:||inform brief direct|