Etymology
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values (n.)

"principles, standards," 1918, from plural of value (n.).

updated on March 08, 2014

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Definitions of values from WordNet

values (n.)
beliefs of a person or social group in which they have an emotional investment (either for or against something);
he has very conservatives values
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