- Word History, Word Explorer
|part of speech:
||the worth or importance of something.
That car has a value of five thousand dollars.She places great value on education.
- merit, use, usefulness, worth
- similar words:
- advantage, benefit, importance
comes from a Latin word that means both "to be of value" and "to be strong and well." Valiant
(brave or heroic) and valor
(heroic courage) come from the same Latin word.