valued at $30 billion, the deal includes selling the Saudis state-of-the-art missile technology, jets, ships, and helicopters.
Still, I valued his opinion, as us perennial patients are wont to do.
“The polling showed that people really resented the Vineyard vacation and valued a mountain vacation,” Morris recalled.
c.1300, from Old French value "worth, value" (13c.), noun use of fem. past participle of valoir "be worth," from Latin valere "be strong, be well, be of value" (see valiant). The meaning "social principle" is attested from 1918, supposedly borrowed from the language of painting. Value judgment (1892) is a loan-translation of German Werturteil.
mid-15c., probably from value (n.). Related: Valued, valuing.
value val·ue (vāl'yōō)
A principle, standard, or quality considered worthwhile or desirable.
An assigned or calculated numerical quantity.