Definition of Apprise

1. Verb. Inform (somebody) of something. "I advised him that the rent was due"

Exact synonyms: Advise, Apprize, Give Notice, Notify, Send Word
Generic synonyms: Inform
Derivative terms: Apprisal, Notice, Notice, Notifiable, Notification, Notification



2. Verb. Make aware of. "Have the students been apprised of the tuition hike?"
Exact synonyms: Apprize, Instruct
Specialized synonyms: Direct, Brief
Generic synonyms: Inform

3. Verb. Gain in value. "The yen appreciated again!"
Exact synonyms: Appreciate, Apprize, Revalue
Generic synonyms: Increase
Related verbs: Appreciate, Apprize
Antonyms: Depreciate
Derivative terms: Revaluation

4. Verb. Increase the value of. "The Germans want to appreciate the Deutsche Mark"
Exact synonyms: Appreciate, Apprize
Generic synonyms: Revalue
Related verbs: Appreciate, Apprize, Revalue
Antonyms: Depreciate

Definition of Apprise

1. v. t. 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. n. Notice; information.

Definition of Apprise

1. Verb. (transitive) To notify, or to make aware; to inform. ¹

¹ Source: wiktionary.com

Definition of Apprise

1. to notify [v -PRISED, -PRISING, -PRISES] - See also: notify

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Lexicographical Neighbors of Apprise

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Literary usage of Apprise

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1. Thirty Years' View; Or, A History of the Working of the American Government by Thomas Hart Benton (1856)
"I felt it due to the people to apprise them distinctly, that, in the event of my election, I would not be able to co-operate in the re-establishment of a ..."

2. The Encyclopædia of Pleading and Practice by William Mark McKinney, Thomas Johnson Michie (1896)
"who may, however, waive it.1 The notice should sufficiently apprise the adverse party of the applicant's intention,* and should, ..."

3. Relation of the American Board of Commissioners for Foreign Missions to Slavery by Charles King Whipple (1861)
"It only remains that I apprise you of the formal action of the Committee, on the 26th of July ; which is as follows : — " ' Resolved, 1. ..."

4. A Digest of the Early Connecticut Probate Records by Charles William Manwaring (1906)
"Which we apprise at 40 shillings per acre, £40 for the 20 acres. The above-written is a true inventory of the estate of the above- sd. ..."

5. Memoirs & Travels of Sir John Reresby, Bart by John Reresby (1904)
"... and should the better know what to say to his grace, if he touched upon this affair, since I had taken care to apprise him of his thoughts. ..."

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