[val-yoo] Show IPA noun, verb, -ued, -u·ing.
relative worth, merit, or importance: the value of acollege education; the value of a queen in chess.
monetary or material worth, as in commerce ortrade: This piece of land has greatly increased in value.
the worth of something in terms of the amount ofother things for which it can be exchanged or interms of some medium of exchange.
equivalent worth or return in money, material,services, etc.: to give value for value received.
estimated or assigned worth; valuation: a paintingwith a current value of $500,000.