What are some opposite words for appreciation?

Antonyms for appreciation
əˌpri ʃiˈeɪ ʃən

This page is about all possible antonyms and opposite words for the term appreciation.

Princeton's WordNet

  1. appreciation, grasp, hold(noun)

    understanding of the nature or meaning or quality or magnitude of something

    "he has a good grasp of accounting practices"

    Antonyms:
    depreciation

    Synonyms:
    clutch, compass, storage area, delay, time lag, detainment, range, keep, reach, grip, perceptiveness, handle, hold, handgrip, taste, wait, cargo area, detention, postponement, custody, admiration, clasp, cargo deck, clench, clutches, grasp, discernment, cargo hold

  2. taste, appreciation, discernment, perceptiveness(noun)

    delicate discrimination (especially of aesthetic values)

    "arrogance and lack of taste contributed to his rapid success"; "to ask at that particular time was the ultimate in bad taste"

    Antonyms:
    depreciation

    Synonyms:
    taste perception, savvy, predilection, taste sensation, perceptiveness, insight, tasting, gustation, gustatory perception, perceptivity, hold, penchant, judgement, taste, sagaciousness, preference, sense of taste, admiration, discretion, apprehension, grasp, understanding, judgment, discernment, sagacity, gustatory sensation, gustatory modality, mouthful

  3. appreciation(noun)

    an expression of gratitude

    "he expressed his appreciation in a short note"

    Antonyms:
    depreciation

    Synonyms:
    perceptiveness, taste, grasp, admiration, discernment, hold

  4. admiration, appreciation(noun)

    a favorable judgment

    "a small token in admiration of your works"

    Antonyms:
    depreciation

    Synonyms:
    perceptiveness, esteem, admiration, wonderment, wonder, taste, grasp, hold, discernment

  5. appreciation(noun)

    an increase in price or value

    "an appreciation of 30% in the value of real estate"

    Antonyms:
    depreciation

    Synonyms:
    perceptiveness, taste, grasp, admiration, discernment, hold

Synonyms, Antonyms & Associated Words

  1. appreciation(n)

    Antonyms:
    depreciation, inappreciation

    Synonyms:
    valuation, estimation, esteem

How to use appreciation in a sentence?

  1. Lori Fogarty:

    I sense a lot of excitement in the artist community, and real appreciation that the transit agencies are making this possible, and we can't wait to see what comes forth.

  2. Bridget Stevens:

    I was completely overwhelmed and in shock when Paul handed me the slip, i didn’t really know what to say, and I still have a hard time finding the words to truly express my appreciation.

  3. Anuj Somany:

    Wicked person feels asphyxiation on not seeing often around oneself a congregation of people offering fake appreciation to him/her, whereas wise man feels mostly suffocation on not getting seclusion.

  4. Anuj Somany:

    When a fox gives the sermon, the wolves are largely there in the congregation to offer him a fake appreciation on his oration and quotation, but later on that audience only makes a big fun of him in his absence.

  5. Tom Julian:

    There is a newfound appreciation of tailored clothing among millennials that brings in their point of view, especially for a guy who loves the technical aspect of how things are made, the more you engage them in the process, the more they like it, and they do it again.

How to pronounce appreciation?

Alex
Alex
US English
Daniel
Daniel
British
Karen
Karen
Australian
Veena
Veena
Indian

How to say appreciation in sign language?

  1. appreciation

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