noun. ['əˈpreɪzəl'] the classification of someone or something with respect to its worth.
- critical appraisal
- critical analysis
- acid test
Words that Rhyme with Appraisal
How do you pronounce appraisal?
Pronounce appraisal as əˈpreɪzəl.
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Example sentences of the word appraisal
1. Noun, singular or mass
Have employees set goals for the new year during the performance appraisal meeting.
Quotes containing the word appraisal
1. Leaving out appraisal also would render the biological description of the phenomena of emotion vulnerable to the caricature that emotions without an appraisal phase are meaningless events. It would be more difficult to see how beautiful and amazingly intelligent emotions can be, and how powerfully they can solve problems for us.
- Antonio R. Damasio, Looking for Spinoza: Joy, Sorrow, and the Feeling Brain
noun. ['əˈpreɪzəl'] a document appraising the value of something (as for insurance or taxation).
- commercial instrument
noun. ['əˈpreɪzəl'] an expert estimation of the quality, quantity, and other characteristics of someone or something.