Translation of value in Spanish:


valor, n.

Pronunciation /ˈvaljuː//ˈvælju/


  • 1

    (monetary worth)
    valor masculine
    to gain / increase (in) value aumentar de valor
    • to lose (in) value depreciarse
    • books to the value of $500 libros por valor de 500 dólares
    • insured against loss to a value of $10,000 asegurado contra pérdidas de hasta 10.000 dólares
    • have you anything of value in your bag? ¿lleva algo de valor en el bolso?
    • a painting of great value un cuadro muy valioso / de gran valor
    • he set / put a value of $700 on the vase tasó el jarrón en 700 dólares
    • you can't put a value on human life la vida humana no tiene precio
    • all-inclusive value-for-money European tours viajes por Europa a buen precio con todo incluido
    • Nobody chose to collect anything of great monetary value.
    • Page said she's more interested in what she can learn about the books than in their monetary value.
    • The appraisal submitted by the plaintiffs estimates the fair market value of this property in March 1991 at $300,000.
    • Consider this an asset sale, priced at the cost of the estimated market value of the land.
    • The total value of the three contracts will be worth in excess of £100 million annually.
    • Entire populations of magnificent birds of paradise were murdered for the monetary value of their plumes.
    • Each authority will end up with separate contracts and their total value will be worth more than £100m a year.
    • Municipalities would set their own tax rates once they had determined the market value of properties in their areas.
    • History When a fine wine is allowed to age spectacular changes can occur which increase both its complexity and monetary value.
    • If she wins the national award, the total value of her prize will rise to over £25,000.
    • Analysts believe the company's true value lies between 45-55 cent a share.
    • These are financial instruments that rise in value as the market falls, enabling the holder to make up for losses on an orthodox share portfolio.
    • Art, on the other hand, seems to have no upper limit of monetary value.
    • This is not based on the actual market value of the property but on the value given for tax purposes.
    • The value of your estate for probate purposes includes the value of any real property less any mortgages on that property.
    • Trees can greatly increase the resale value of property, and even save you on energy costs.
    • Yes, the artefacts recovered are of historic significance, but it would be foolish to pretend they have no monetary value.
    • Waste can be defined as any material lacking direct value to the producer and so must be disposed of.
    • Monetary value and new technology are also subjects seldom touched on in books on art history, and we should welcome their inclusion here.
    • Another car buying issue that is of equal importance is the residual value of a car after its purchase.
    • This figure is based on the supposed monetary value of the music files copied, not on actual loss of revenues to the industry.
    • He could not attach monetary value to the loss caused by the strike as no calculations hade been made yet.
  • 2

    valor masculine
    nutritional/educational value valor nutritivo/educativo
    • publicity value valor publicitario
    • I am well aware of his value to the company tengo plena conciencia de lo valioso que es para la compañía
    • don't place too much value on what he says no le des mucha importancia a lo que diga
    • they place a very high value on loyalty valoran mucho la lealtad
    • the information may be of value to the police la información puede resultarle valiosa a la policía
  • 3values plural

    valores masculine
    a set of (moral) values una escala de valores
    • The ultimate deterrent to all of this is a strong set of moral values, rules and standards.
    • I'm stubborn as hell and have a very hard time backing down on my values when they're important to me.
    • We don't have to give up our values, beliefs or principles but we do have to move on.
    • I ask my freshmen classes each semester what the most important values are in their lives.
    • Respect for others is after all one of the most important values to encourage in our society.
    • He said it was important to recognise cultural values as proper elements of ethical behaviour.
    • We expect our schools to set standards, impart values and encourage responsible behaviour.
    • As far as they were concerned, discrimination was simply a reflection of society's values at the time.
    • But it is really about choosing a set of values, moral standards and a national image.
    • In exit polls in about 1 in 5 voters ranked moral values as the most important issue in the election.
    • I want to talk about the importance of values and culture in public life.
    • Ethics are a set of shared values or moral principles that modify our behavior in social situations.
    • These markers invoke public consciousness about what values, beliefs, and capabilities people have.
    • Economic viability is necessary, I'll grant that, but upholding our values is just as important, if not more so.
    • Today, principled values and beliefs are notably absent.
    • In their pursuit of power, wealth, or sensory pleasures, they can choose to ignore all moral values or ethical principles.
    • The world, as the rules crashed down around us, began debating the values and principles by which we wished to live and the costs we would accept to live by them.
    • Instead, it conformed to a conservative set of values not associated with modern liberalism.
    • Every classroom should have been asked to debate the values important to young Australians.
    • Indeed, one of the important values which health care professionals have to hold dear is great respect for human life.
  • 4

    Linguistics Mathematics Music
    valor masculine
    • Worshipers are encouraged to be careful about diction, stay in tune, sing exact note values, and avoid forcing the sound.
    • In either case, the reference to neat depends on its use earlier and on its value as a word.
    • Suppose that we assign the following semantic values to symbols in the following way.
    • For numerical simulations, appropriate values of the various quantities must be determined.
    • One of the great goals of fundamental physics is to find the reason for the precise numerical values of the constants that appear in the equations that prescribe the laws of Nature.
    • Rapidly evolving note values will present issues with keeping a steady tempo.
    • To find the value of a decimal place, we divide the value of the decimal place to the left of it by 10.
    • To explain how the two sides change together, Jim gave sets of specific numeric values for the lengths.
    • Do the words have a unitary value which is extended in different ways in different contexts?
    • Rhythmic values are quarter, eighth and half notes, and only the major finger pattern is used in the first chorale.
    • Her coloratura in the Jewel Song was hit or miss - the note values often approximated.
    • This gives as accurate a value for mass as the accuracy of your measurements.
    • For Saussure the value of words is not intrinsic, nor a function of signification, but is a property of the system.
    • Alternatively, we recognize two distinct values of the word-form work.
    • Her style is to take the vibrato from the traditional school and the shortened note values from the HIP aesthetic.
    • Ways of handling compounds of conditionals have been proposed on the basis of these semantic values.

transitive verb

  • 1

    (business/property/assets) tasar
    (business/assets/property) valorar
    (property/assets/business) avaluar Latin America
    to value sth at sth tasar (or valorar etc.) algo en algo
    • Phase two, also valued at N $11.7 million, began in February this year.
    • Knowledge is undoubtedly an important asset in the industry, although it is difficult to value in monetary terms.
    • The company is currently valued at over stg £460 million.
    • Stakes in quoted banks, hedge funds and the like are valued at the prevailing share price at the end of June.
    • Both companies are valued at 13 times earnings and offer a similar dividend yield.
    • Trades valued in excess of $10 trillion are made every year on the NYSE.
    • The properties should not have been valued on a portfolio basis.
    • With the shares valued at almost 30 times earnings for 2001 the company is not cheap.
    • They will also be able to bid in an auction for a kitchen valued at up to £7,000.
    • However, the shares were once valued in excess of £15 back in 2000.
    • The move is seen as a precursor to a flotation of the firm, which is valued at about £10m.
    • Today the shares are worth just a fraction of that and the company is valued at just £200m.
    • The garage and vehicles valued at tens of thousands of pounds were destroyed by fire that night.
    • At the time she sank she had on board copper, lead and zinc ingots valued at over £300,000.
    • Few questioned how a company which was not even profitable could be valued so highly.
    • Property valued at several thousand pounds was taken from a building site in Coill Dubh last week.
    • Taking the average the company is valued at 27 times forward earnings.
    • That caused its shares to fall by a third, having been valued at 155p the day before the warning.
    • The global ethanol market is estimated to be valued in excess of $16 billion by 2005.
    • By comparison, the UK stock market is valued at 16 times earnings.
  • 2

    (regard highly)
    (friendship/advice/opinions) valorar
    (advice/opinions/friendship) apreciar
    (freedom/privacy) valorar
    (gift/memento) apreciar
    if you value your life si en algo aprecias tu vida
    • This story teaches important lessons about materialism and valuing family relationships.
    • Finally, it is important to recognize and value the expertise of patients and their families.
    • He values all of his customers whether they are shopping for an elaborate piece of box topiary priced in the thousands, or a couple of pot plants.
    • People value and respect science and are grateful for the many great goods it brings.
    • It is really important that we value diversity in our community.
    • What is stopping you from reminding your mother she is special, or telling your best friend that you value her?
    • She appears to value nothing except publicity, to think of nothing beyond momentary pleasure.
    • Boys value their friends' opinions so it would do you lots of good to get along with them.
    • That can happen only in a company whose leaders make it clear that they value learning.
    • It certainly makes you value life and how important things are.
    • I think patients value the health service less than they did.
    • I was reluctant but not stubborn, I listened to what he had to say because I value him and his opinions.
    • Like lots of people, I occasionally feel friendless and insecure, and this experience showed me how much my friends really value me.
    • It is incredible how much we value other people's opinion of us.
    • No one becomes a decent human being without the love and caring of someone who truly values their worth.
    • I have come to value relationships, friendships, community and connections with family.
    • Hence, it is important that you value the differences that make you unique as a couple.
    • I greatly value the diversity of our readership.
    • I enjoy and greatly value family relationships.
    • How will adults recognize the importance of objects kids value and dream about?
  • 3valued past participle

    (friend/colleague) apreciado
    (friend/colleague) estimado