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Value in a Sentence

Examples of value in a sentence

Value is a pretty tough word, but we're here to help you better understand it...with EXAMPLES!

When learning new words, it's important to see how they're used, or to see them in the different contexts in which they're often used, and that's just what we'll do to help you better understand value (and many other English words!). By seeing different ways you can use value in a sentence, as well as synonyms and antonyms of value, you will have a much better grasp on how it should be used, and you'll feel more confortable with using it much sooner.

Below you will find the definition of value, followed by 30 sample sentences (from real sources), gradually increasing in length.


(noun) - (music) the relative duration of a musical note

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EXAMPLES - Value in a Sentence

  1. Then in your code you will access the label value by doing below: (source)
  2. Public Sub New (ByVal value As Double, ByVal scale As TemperatureScale) _value = value (source)
  3. The label value appears in the tab for this panel, and the description is the tool tip. (source)
  4. To me the term value implies a simple equation, with both a numerator and a denominator. (source)
  5. The term "value" here refers to an emphasis on stocks that are undervalued by various criteria. (source)
  6. ( "` n$pLen ` n" +$p. name+ "` n$pLen") - fore yellow $value = $p. qualifiers [ "Values"]. value (source)
  7. # Set a field's value from a CGI object, hash reference or scalar: my $value = $field-value ($cgi); (source)
  8. My take on thin value is where the price charged cannot be understood by the conusumer as having any value. (source)
  9. That is to say, the manurial value of food consumed during the last year is _only one-half its theoretical value_. (source)
  10. $in. value = (Get-ItemProperty - path $path - name $name). $name Set-ItemProperty - Path $path - name $name - value $value (source)
  11. Note, however, that if this choice is selected, but no value is entered by the user, the label value will be submitted instead. (source)
  12. Clear Channel value on the day the dropped him (4/8/04) was $42.91, as of today the value is $30.18 nearly a 30% drop in value!!! (source)
  13. I felt lucky to be asked, though I did feel I was being asked more often for my name value of the past than for my talent in the present. (source)
  14. In the fact definition the first branch matches the pattern 0 which is the same constant value and attributes an expression value to it, 1. (source)
  15. Not a portion of the value, but the _whole value_, is resolvable into net income and revenue maintaining British families, and creating and sustaining (source)
  16. "We wanted the label value to be seen as a reference, not a recommendation," says Edward Scarbrough, director of the Office of Nutrition and Food Sciences at the FDA. (source)
  17. And the formula for Mr. Ricardo's law is, if I understand you, that A and B are to each other in value not as the _value_, but as the _quantity_ of the labor which produces A to the (source)
  18. "So when people are looking to apply to colleges, they will look not only at the name value of the university but also look at the specialized strength of this college," says Mr. Falk. (source)
  19. I'm not sure if there is a more efficient way of doing this, but if you just use php Code: is_numeric ($value) and the value is h3llo it will will output telling you it is fine. php Code: (source)
  20. Given the stunning quality of Ansel Adam's photographs, I would up the word value of this photograph exhibition on Bainbridge "Ansel Adams' Manzanar photos at Bainbridge museum," page one, July 26. (source)
  21. We do not exchange a bale of cotton for a bale of lace collars, nor a pound of wool in the grease for a pound of wool in cashmere; but a certain value of one of these things _for an equal value_ of the other. (source)
  22. In addition, the reason their house dropped in value is that people only want homes served by public transportation because gas is now $15 per gallon, which they will have to pay to drive to their job from now on. (source)
  23. In this passage, over and above the radical error about real value, there is also apparent that confusion, which has misled so many writers, between _value_ and _wealth_; a confusion which Mr. Ricardo first detected and cleared up. (source)
  24. A little example with a mutex using the same example as the previous post on Java concurrency: public class Example {private int value = 0; private final Semaphore mutex = new Semaphore (1) public int getNextValue () throws InterruptedException {try {mutex. acquire (); return value++; (source)
  25. The term value [utility] therefore does not express a quality inherent in a commod - ity, [but] a feeling of the mind, and is variable with the variations of the external circumstances which can influence that feeling, without any variation of the intrinsic qualities of the commodity which is the object of it (source)
  26. For it can never be sufficiently impressed upon the student's mind, that it brings him not one step nearer to the truth to say that the value of A is determined by the quantity of labor which produces it, unless by that proposition he means that it is _not_ determined by the _value_ of the labor which produces it. (source)
  27. Real Estate& Negroes should be held by all, who are not compelled by debts to sell, because when peace comes they will have some value, though perhaps a low one, while tis certain that the present paper will have a low value& perhaps none at all, as has already happened twice in France and once in the United States. (source)
  28. In him this may possibly arise from no unusual liberality of mind; it may spring from a selfish desire to see the principles he has established or made his own carried out to their legitimate extent, and their value established and acknowledged -- _for it is the application of a principle that imparts to it its highest value_. (source)

Sentence Information

The average Flesch reading-ease score of the 30 example sentences provided below is 57.0, which suggests that "value" is a fairly difficult word that is likely understood by a majority of individuals with an undergraduate degree, and may be found in ocassionaly in news articles or other forms of literature.


We have 12 synonyms for value.

amount, appraisal, assessment, charge, cost, equivalent, expense, market price, monetary worth, price, profit, rate


We have 2 antonyms for value.

detriment, disadvantage


Pronunciation: (vălˈyo͞o)

Syllabification: val-ue


View up to 25 definitions of value from 5 different sources, as well as parts of speech.

from The American Heritage© Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition
  1. (noun) An amount, as of goods, services, or money, considered to be a fair and suitable equivalent for something else; a fair price or return.
  2. (noun) Monetary or material worth: the fluctuating value of gold and silver.
  3. (noun) Worth in usefulness or importance to the possessor; utility or merit: the value of an education.
  4. (noun) A principle, standard, or quality considered worthwhile or desirable: "The speech was a summons back to the patrician values of restraint and responsibility” ( Jonathan Alter).
  5. (noun) Precise meaning or import, as of a word.

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License
  1. (noun) The quality (positive or negative) that renders something desirable or valuable.
  2. (noun) The degree of importance you give to something.
  3. (noun) The amount (of money or goods or services) that is considered to be a fair equivalent for something else
  4. (noun) The relative duration of a musical note.
  5. (noun) The relative darkness or lightness of a color in (a specific area of) a painting etc.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English
  1. (noun) 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.
  2. (noun) 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.
  3. (noun) Precise signification; import
  4. (noun) Esteem; regard.
  5. (noun) 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 [�].

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
  1. (noun) Value which is socially recognized, in contrast with purely personal valuation. Thus an heirloom may be said to be of small intrinsic value, although highly valued by its possessor.
  2. (noun) Value as determined by ordinary market conditions, as contrasted with value with which an object is endowed by virtue of convention or governmental flat. Thus paper money is often said to be devoid of intrinsic value.
  3. (noun) In mathematics, the value of the function represented by the ordinate of a turning point.
  4. (None) See cruise, 2.
  5. (noun) Worth; the property or properties of a thing in virtue of which it is useful or estimable, or the degree in which such a character is possessed; utility; importance; excellence: applied to both persons and things.

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.
  1. (noun) (music) the relative duration of a musical note
  2. (verb) fix or determine the value of; assign a value to
  3. (verb) evaluate or estimate the nature, quality, ability, extent, or significance of
  4. (noun) relative darkness or lightness of a color
  5. (noun) the amount (of money or goods or services) that is considered to be a fair equivalent for something else