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Value vs. Valuable — What's the Difference?

Value vs. Valuable — What's the Difference?

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Value

An amount, as of goods, services, or money, considered to be a fair and suitable equivalent for something else; a fair price or return.
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Valuable

Having considerable monetary or material value for use or exchange
A valuable diamond.
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Value

Monetary or material worth
The fluctuating value of gold and silver.
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Valuable

Of great importance, use, or service
Valuable information.
Valuable advice.
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Value

Worth in usefulness or importance to the possessor; utility or merit
The value of an education.
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Valuable

Having admirable or esteemed qualities or characteristics
A valuable friend.
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Value

Often values A principle or standard, as of behavior, that is considered important or desirable
"The speech was a summons back to the patrician values of restraint and responsibility" (Jonathan Alter).
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Valuable

A personal possession, such as a piece of jewelry, having a relatively high monetary value
Insured all of our valuables against theft.
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Value

Precise meaning or import, as of a word.
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Valuable

Having a great value.
Valuable gemstones
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Value

(Mathematics) A quantity or number expressed by an algebraic term.
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Valuable

Estimable; deserving esteem.
A valuable friend; a valuable companion
Truly valuable things have no price and cannot be bought.
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Value

(Music) The relative duration of a tone or rest.
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Valuable

A personal possession such as jewellery, of relatively great monetary value.
One particular valuable is a gemstonen mosaic.
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Value

The relative darkness or lightness of a color. See Table at color.
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Valuable

Having value or worth; possessing qualities which are useful and esteemed; precious; costly; as, a valuable horse; valuable land; a valuable cargo.
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Value

(Linguistics) The sound quality of a letter or diphthong.
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Valuable

Worthy; estimable; deserving esteem; as, a valuable friend; a valuable companion.
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Value

One of a series of specified values
Issued a stamp of new value.
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Valuable

A precious possession; a thing of value, especially a small thing, as an article of jewelry; - used mostly in the plural.
The food and valuables they offer to the gods.
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Value

To determine or estimate the worth or value of; appraise.
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Valuable

Something of value;
All our valuables were stolen
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Value

To regard highly; esteem
I value your advice.
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Valuable

Having great material or monetary value especially for use or exchange;
Another human being equally valuable in the sight of God
A valuable diamond
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Value

To rate according to relative estimate of worth or desirability; evaluate
Valued health above money.
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Valuable

Having worth or merit or value;
A valuable friend
A good and worthful man
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Value

To assign a value to (a unit of currency, for example).
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Valuable

Of great importance or use or service;
Useful information
Valuable advice
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Value

Of or relating to the practice of investing in individual securities that, according to some fundamental measure, such as book value, appear to be relatively less expensive than comparable securities.
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Value

Relating to or consisting of principles or standards
A value system.
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Value

The quality (positive or negative) that renders something desirable or valuable.
The Shakespearean Shylock is of dubious value in the modern world.
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Value

(uncountable) The degree of importance given to something.
The value of my children's happiness is second only to that of my wife.
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Value

That which is valued or highly esteemed, such as one's morals, morality, or belief system.
He does not share his parents' values.
Family values
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Value

The amount (of money or goods or services) that is considered to be a fair equivalent for something else.
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Value

(music) The relative duration of a musical note.
The value of a crotchet is twice that of a quaver.
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Value

(arts) The relative darkness or lightness of a color in (a specific area of) a painting etc.
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Value

Any definite numerical quantity or other mathematical object, determined by being measured, computed, or otherwise defined.
The exact value of pi cannot be represented in decimal notation.
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Value

Precise meaning; import.
The value of a word; the value of a legal instrument
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Value

(in the plural) The valuable ingredients to be obtained by treating a mass or compound; specifically, the precious metals contained in rock, gravel, etc.
The vein carries good values.
The values on the hanging walls
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Value

(obsolete) Esteem; regard.
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Value

(obsolete) Valour; also spelled valew.
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Value

To estimate the value of; judge the worth of something.
I will have the family jewels valued by a professional.
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Value

To fix or determine the value of; assign a value to, as of jewelry or art work.
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Value

To regard highly; think much of; place importance upon.
Gold was valued highly among the Romans.
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Value

To hold dear.
I value these old photographs.
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Value

The property or aggregate properties of a thing by which it is rendered useful or desirable, or the degree of such property or sum of properties; worth; excellence; utility; importance.
Ye are all physicians of no value.
Ye are of more value than many sparrows.
Cæsar is well acquainted with your virtue,And therefore sets this value on your life.
Before events shall have decided on the value of the measures.
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Value

Worth estimated by any standard of purchasing power, especially by the market price, or the amount of money agreed upon as an equivalent to the utility and cost of anything.
An article may be possessed of the highest degree of utility, or power to minister to our wants and enjoyments, and may be universally made use of, without possessing exchangeable value.
Value is the power to command commodities generally.
Value is the generic term which expresses power in exchange.
His design was not to pay him the value of his pictures, because they were above any price.
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Value

Precise signification; import; as, the value of a word; the value of a legal instrument
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Value

Esteem; regard.
My relation to the person was so near, and my value for him so great
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Value

The relative length or duration of a tone or note, answering to quantity in prosody; thus, a quarter note [ ] has the value of two eighth notes [ ].
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Value

In an artistical composition, the character of any one part in its relation to other parts and to the whole; - often used in the plural; as, the values are well given, or well maintained.
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Value

Valor.
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Value

That property of a color by which it is distinguished as bright or dark; luminosity.
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Value

Any particular quantitative determination; as, a function's value for some special value of its argument.
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Value

The valuable ingredients to be obtained by treatment from any mass or compound; specif., the precious metals contained in rock, gravel, or the like; as, the vein carries good values; the values on the hanging walls.
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Value

To estimate the value, or worth, of; to rate at a certain price; to appraise; to reckon with respect to number, power, importance, etc.
The mind doth value every moment.
The queen is valued thirty thousand strong.
The king must take it ill,That he's so slightly valued in his messenger.
Neither of them valued their promises according to rules of honor or integrity.
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Value

To rate highly; to have in high esteem; to hold in respect and estimation; to appreciate; to prize; as, to value one for his works or his virtues.
Which of the dukes he values most.
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Value

To raise to estimation; to cause to have value, either real or apparent; to enhance in value.
Some value themselves to their country by jealousies of the crown.
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Value

To be worth; to be equal to in value.
The peace between the French and us not valuesThe cost that did conclude it.
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Value

A numerical quantity measured or assigned or computed;
The value assigned was 16 milliseconds
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Value

The quality (positive or negative) that renders something desirable or valuable;
The Shakespearean Shylock is of dubious value in the modern world
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Value

The amount (of money or goods or services) that is considered to be a fair equivalent for something else;
He tried to estimate the value of the produce at normal prices
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Value

Relative darkness or lightness of a color;
I establish the colors and principal values by organizing the painting into three values--dark, medium...and light
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Value

(music) the relative duration of a musical note
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Value

An ideal accepted by some individual or group;
He has old-fashioned values
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Value

Fix or determine the value of; assign a value to;
Value the jewelry and art work in the estate
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Value

Hold dear;
I prize these old photographs
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Value

Regard highly; think much of;
I respect his judgement
We prize his creativity
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Value

Place a value on; judge the worth of something;
I will have the family jewels appraised by a professional
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Value

Estimate the value of;
How would you rate his chances to become President?
Gold was rated highly among the Romans
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