set a value on
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  • put a premium on — place a premium on 1) I place a high premium on our relationship Syn: value greatly, attach great/special importance to, set great store by, put a high value on 2) the high price of oil put a premium on the coal industry Syn: make valuable, make… …   Thesaurus of popular words

  • To set the teeth on edge — Set Set (s[e^]t), v. t. [imp. & p. p. {Set}; p. pr. & vb. n. {Setting}.] [OE. setten, AS. setton; akin to OS. settian, OFries. setta, D. zetten, OHG. sezzen, G. setzen, Icel. setja, Sw. s[ a]tta, Dan. s?tte, Goth. satjan; causative from the root… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • To set a gin — Set Set (s[e^]t), v. t. [imp. & p. p. {Set}; p. pr. & vb. n. {Setting}.] [OE. setten, AS. setton; akin to OS. settian, OFries. setta, D. zetten, OHG. sezzen, G. setzen, Icel. setja, Sw. s[ a]tta, Dan. s?tte, Goth. satjan; causative from the root… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • To set a saw — Set Set (s[e^]t), v. t. [imp. & p. p. {Set}; p. pr. & vb. n. {Setting}.] [OE. setten, AS. setton; akin to OS. settian, OFries. setta, D. zetten, OHG. sezzen, G. setzen, Icel. setja, Sw. s[ a]tta, Dan. s?tte, Goth. satjan; causative from the root… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • To set a snare — Set Set (s[e^]t), v. t. [imp. & p. p. {Set}; p. pr. & vb. n. {Setting}.] [OE. setten, AS. setton; akin to OS. settian, OFries. setta, D. zetten, OHG. sezzen, G. setzen, Icel. setja, Sw. s[ a]tta, Dan. s?tte, Goth. satjan; causative from the root… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • To set a trap — Set Set (s[e^]t), v. t. [imp. & p. p. {Set}; p. pr. & vb. n. {Setting}.] [OE. setten, AS. setton; akin to OS. settian, OFries. setta, D. zetten, OHG. sezzen, G. setzen, Icel. setja, Sw. s[ a]tta, Dan. s?tte, Goth. satjan; causative from the root… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Example of a game without a value — This article gives an example of a game on the unit square that has no value. It is due to Sion and Wolfe [cite journal | author=M. Sion, P. Wolfe | title=On a game with no value | journal= The Annals of Mathematical Studies| year=1957 |… …   Wikipedia

  • value — I n. worth monetary, numerical worth 1) to attach value to 2) to place, put, set a value on 3) to acquire, take on value 4) an absolute; book; cash; face; fair; intrinsic; nominal; nuisance; numerical; strategic; token value 5) (economics)… …   Combinatory dictionary

  • value — n 1. worth, merit, use, usefulness, utility; advantage, benefit, gain, profit, avail, good; importance, consideration, consequence, significance, moment, weight. 2. monetary worth, face value; cost, price, market price, asking price, going price …   A Note on the Style of the synonym finder

  • value — I. n. 1. Worth, utility, importance (value in use). 2. Price, cost, rate, equivalent (value in exchange). 3. Estimation, excellence, importance. 4. Precise signification, import. 5. (Mus.) Relative length, duration …   New dictionary of synonyms

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