Receiving an award from a charity for your work is an example of receiving an award as appreciation of your work.
If a house costs more today that it did 10 years ago, that is an example of the appreciation of the house.
- Proper estimation or enjoyment.
- Grateful recognition, as of a favor.
- Sensitive awareness or enjoyment, as of art.
Holding something in high regard, like a work of art, is an example of having an appreciation of it.
His foreboding showed his appreciation of Henry's character. —J. R. Green.
Origin of appreciation
- From French appréciation.