HyperDic: apprise

English > 4 senses of the word apprise:
VERBcommunicationapprise, advise, notify, give notice, send word, apprizeinform (somebody) of something
communicationapprise, instruct, apprizemake aware of
changeapprise, appreciate, apprize, revaluegain in value
changeapprise, appreciate, apprizeincrease the value of
apprise > pronunciation
Soundsahpray'z
Rhymesactualize ... womanize: 266 rhymes with ayz...
English > apprise: 4 senses > verb 1, communication
MeaningInform (somebody) of something.
PatternSomebody ----s somebody; Something ----s somebody; Somebody ----s somebody of something; Somebody ----s that CLAUSE
Synonymsadvise, notify, give notice, send word, apprize
BroaderinformImpart knowledge of some fact, state or affairs, or event to
Spanishadvertir, anunciar, apercibir, avisar, informar, noticiar, notificar, participar
Catalanadvertir, avisar, informar, notificar
Nounsapprisalinforming by words
English > apprise: 4 senses > verb 2, communication
Meaningmake aware of.
PatternSomebody ----s somebody; Somebody ----s somebody to INFINITIVE
Example"Have the students been apprised of the tuition hike?"
Synonymsinstruct, apprize
NarrowerbriefGive essential information to someone
directGive directions to
BroaderinformImpart knowledge of some fact, state or affairs, or event to
Spanishavisar, informar, instruir
English > apprise: 4 senses > verb 3, change
Meaninggain in value.
PatternSomething ----s
Synonymsappreciate, apprize, revalue
BroaderincreaseBecome bigger or greater in amount
Oppositedepreciate, undervalue, devaluate, devalueLose in value
Similar toappreciate, apprize, appriseincrease the value of
Spanishaumentar, revalorizar, revaluar
Catalanaugmentar, pujar, revaluar
English > apprise: 4 senses > verb 4, change
Meaningincrease the value of.
PatternSomebody ----s something; Something ----s something
Synonymsappreciate, apprize
BroaderrevalueValue anew
Oppositedepreciatelower the value of something
Similar toappreciate, apprize, apprise, revaluegain in value
Spanishapreciar
Catalanaugmentar, pujar

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