Definitions for



Overview of verb appraise

The verb appraise has 2 senses? (first 1 from tagged texts)
1. (2) measure, evaluate, valuate, assess, appraise, value

(evaluate or estimate the nature, quality, ability, extent, or significance of; "I will have the family jewels appraised by a professional"; "access all the factors when taking a risk")

2. survey, appraise

(consider in a comprehensive way; "He appraised the situation carefully before acting")


Overview of adj appraising

The adj appraising has 1 senses? (no senses from tagged texts)
1. appraising, evaluative

(exercising or involving careful evaluations; "looked him over with an appraising eye"; "the literary judge uses many evaluative terms")

Synonym.com © 2001-2013, Demand Media, all rights reserved. The database is based on Word Net a lexical database for the English language. see disclaimer
Classroom | Privacy Policy | Terms | Ad Choices