value above

value someone or something above someone or something

to hold someone or something to be more important than someone or something. I value her above all things. He values his car above his family!
See also: above, value
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All along the road, indeed, there were sparkling gems, which would have been of inestimable value above ground, but which here were reckoned of the meaner sort and hardly worth a beggar's stooping for.
Garrett reports that worsened injury claims may still be filed for those who took the diet drugs Pondimin or Redux, registered with the AHP Settlement Trust by May 3, 2003, established the required baseline injury during the Screening Period that ended in 2003, and currently qualify for a Matrix Compensation Level and dollar value above any previous award received.
78 on Monday, boosting its value above that of Microsoft (Nasdaq: MSFT), the world's biggest software company, to $249.
The lower the pH value below seven, the more strongly acidic, the higher the value above seven, the more strongly alkaline it is.
The net asset value above is stated before deducting the dividend of 4.
3m households now live in property with an estimated value above the level at which IHT will kick in this year.
If a will passes property into trust for a surviving spouse, in most circumstances IHT will be payable at 40% on the value above the NRB.
Similarly, the upper quartile (Q3) is the value above which a quarter of the results lie.
And while he has taken some heat for selling BET to Viacom, for Johnson, it was an "easy decision" because he places creating shareholder value above all else.
This suggests that players who have won an event without dropping a set and recorded a GF/GA value above 1.
The effect of restrictions that may permit uses of the property that will increase the value above its value at current use.
The author describes the work as ``an attempt to find a value above all price for the smallest events in daily life.
Thus, many people, obsessed with the idea of complexity, will seek to accommodate it through central plans and the imposition of a single public value above all other values.
Koll has also maintained portfolio real estate value above the NCREIF(National Corporate Real Estate Investment Fund) property index for the last five years in both appreciation and cash returns.