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Meaning of APPRISE

Pronunciation:  u'prIz

 
WordNet Dictionary
 
 Definition: 
  1. [v]  increase the value of, as of a currency; "The Germans want to appreciate the Deutsche Mark"
  2. [v]  gain in value, as of a currency; "The yen appreciated again!"
  3. [v]  make aware of; "Have the students been apprised of the tuition hike?"
  4. [v]  give information or notice to; "I advised him that the rent was due"
 

APPRISE is a 7 letter word that starts with A.

 

 Synonyms: advise, appreciate, apprize, apprize, give notice, instruct, notify, send word
 
 Antonyms: depreciate, devaluate, devalue, undervalue
 
 See Also: brief, direct, increase, inform

 

 

Webster's 1913 Dictionary
 
 Definition: 
  1. \Ap*prise"\, v. t. [imp. & p. p. {Apprised}; p. pr. &
    vb. n. {Apprising}.] [F. appris, fem. apprise, p. p.
    apprendre to learn, to teach, to inform. Cf. {Apprehend},
    {Apprentice}.]
    To give notice, verbal or written; to inform; -- followed by
    of; as, we will apprise the general of an intended attack; he
    apprised the commander of what he had done.
    
    
  2. \Ap*prise"\, n.
    Notice; information. [Obs.] --Gower.
    
    
 
Thesaurus Terms
 
 Related Terms: acquaint, advertise, advertise of, advise, announce, brief, bring word, clue, communicate, declare, disclose, discover, divulge, enlighten, familiarize, fill in, give notice, give the facts, give word, inform, instruct, leave word, let know, mention to, notify, post, proclaim, publish, report, reveal, send word, serve notice, speak, tell, verse, warn
 

 

 

 

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