To be worth (a certain amount of money), as judged by a professional. My grandmother's necklace appraised at a much higher price than I anticipated. The home did not appraise at the listed sale price. I'm hoping the statue is appraised at $10,000.
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appraise something at something
to study something and place a monetary value on it. They appraised the house at twice what it is worth. The diamond ring was appraised at a very high price.
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