Online English learning Courses
    courses   dictionary
Double-click any word on the page to look it up in the dictionary.

Audio English.org » Dictionary » A » Appointed ... Approximative

APPRAISE

Pronunciation (US): 

 Dictionary entry overview: What does appraise mean? 

APPRAISE (verb)
  The verb APPRAISE has 2 senses:

1. place a value on; judge the worth of something
2. consider in a comprehensive way

  Familiarity information: APPRAISE used as a verb is rare.


 Dictionary entry details 


APPRAISE (verb)


Sense 1appraise [BACK TO TOP]

Meaning:

Place a value on; judge the worth of something

Classified under:

Verbs of thinking, judging, analyzing, doubting

Synonyms:

appraise; assess; evaluate; valuate; measure; value

Context example:

I will have the family jewels appraised by a professional

Hypernyms (to "appraise" is one way to...):

evaluate; judge; pass judgment (form a critical opinion of)

Troponyms (each of the following is one way to "appraise"):

grade; mark; score (assign a grade or rank to, according to one's evaluation)

rate; value (estimate the value of)

standardise; standardize (evaluate by comparing with a standard)

reassess; reevaluate (revise or renew one's assessment)

censor (subject to political, religious, or moral censorship)

praise (express approval of)

Sentence frame:

Somebody ----s something


Sense 2appraise [BACK TO TOP]

Meaning:

Consider in a comprehensive way

Classified under:

Verbs of thinking, judging, analyzing, doubting

Synonyms:

survey; appraise

Context example:

He appraised the situation carefully before acting

Hypernyms (to "appraise" is one way to...):

analyse; analyze; canvas; canvass; examine; study (consider in detail and subject to an analysis in order to discover essential features or meaning)

Sentence frame:

Somebody ----s something


 Learn English with... Proverbs of the week 
"Education is a subversive activity." (English proverb)

"The coward shoots with shut eyes." (Native American proverb, tribe unknown)

"Who does, pays." (Catalan proverb)

"The fox can lose his fur but not his cunning." (Corsican proverb)

 APPRAISE: related words searches 

Page delivered in 0.0617 seconds




AudioEnglish Definitions... Just One Click Away!
Now you can lookup any word in our dictionary, right from the search box in your browser! Click here to add the AudioEnglish.org dictionary to your list of search providers.


Dictionary: go up
Dictionary: go down


 
 
 
 
 
 
 

Other popular searches: