What does Assessment mean?

Definitions for Assessmentəˈsɛs mənt

Here are all the possible meanings and translations of the word Assessment.

Princeton's WordNet

  1. appraisal, assessment(noun)

    the classification of someone or something with respect to its worth

  2. assessment(noun)

    an amount determined as payable

    "the assessment for repairs outraged the club's membership"

  3. assessment(noun)

    the market value set on assets

  4. judgment, judgement, assessment(noun)

    the act of judging or assessing a person or situation or event

    "they criticized my judgment of the contestants"


  1. assessment(Noun)

    The act of assessing or an amount (of tax, levy or duty etc) assessed.

  2. assessment(Noun)

    An appraisal or evaluation.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Assessment(noun)

    the act of assessing; the act of determining an amount to be paid; as, an assessment of damages, or of taxes; an assessment of the members of a club

  2. Assessment(noun)

    a valuation of property or profits of business, for the purpose of taxation; such valuation and an adjudging of the proper sum to be levied on the property; as, an assessment of property or an assessment on property

  3. Assessment(noun)

    the specific sum levied or assessed

  4. Assessment(noun)

    an apportionment of a subscription for stock into successive installments; also, one of these installments (in England termed a "call")

  5. Origin: [LL. assessamentum.]

Dictionary of Military and Associated Terms

  1. assessment

    1. A continuous process that measures the overall effectiveness of employing joint force capabilities during military operations. 2. Determination of the progress toward accomplishing a task, creating an effect, or achieving an objective. 3. Analysis of the security, effectiveness, and potential of an existing or planned intelligence activity. 4. Judgment of the motives, qualifications, and characteristics of present or prospective employees or

British National Corpus

  1. Spoken Corpus Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'Assessment' in Spoken Corpus Frequency: #1545

  2. Written Corpus Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'Assessment' in Written Corpus Frequency: #2311

  3. Nouns Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'Assessment' in Nouns Frequency: #605


  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of Assessment in Chaldean Numerology is: 9

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of Assessment in Pythagorean Numerology is: 8

Sample Sentences & Example Usage

  1. European Commission:

    The positive development in industry confidence was fueled by an important improvement of managers' assessment of overall order books.

  2. Dr. Nabil El Sanadi:

    I would recommend that each one of us get a baseline assessment of our healthcare status by our primary care provider before starting any wellness initiative.

  3. Vitor Constancio:

    Now, it's too soon to make that assessment but indeed in early 2015 we have to look and assess if the (existing) programs are having the effect that we are expecting.

  4. Alessandro Valentini:

    Although the details on the deal are pretty light so far, this is a sensible move for Aviva, it is consistent with management's focus on cash flow generation, the initial assessment suggests the valuation for the deal is fair.

  5. National Intelligence James Clapper:

    A specific reference to the terrorist threat from Iran and Hezbollah—which was not included in any of the drafts of the testimony—would have been appropriate for the 2015 assessment, but the lack of its inclusion is in no way a change in the IC’s assessment.

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