the classification of someone or something with respect to its worth
appraisal, estimate, estimation(noun)
a document appraising the value of something (as for insurance or taxation)
an expert estimation of the quality, quantity, and other characteristics of someone or something
A judgment or assessment of the value of something, especially a formal one.
Origin: to appraise + -al
a valuation by an authorized person; an appraisement
Origin: [See Appraise. Cf. Apprizal.]
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Rank popularity for the word 'appraisal' in Written Corpus Frequency: #4565
Rank popularity for the word 'appraisal' in Nouns Frequency: #2728
The numerical value of appraisal in Chaldean Numerology is: 1
The numerical value of appraisal in Pythagorean Numerology is: 3
Sample Sentences & Example Usage
There was a big open question if Chancery would kill appraisal arbitrage.
You either ask them to put a lot more down or have them sign something that they will waive the appraisal contingency.
Ophir has doubled its exploration footprint during 2014 but only has $100 million of committed exploration and appraisal spending in the portfolio between now and 2017.
When one cannot appraise out of one's own experience, the temptation to blunder is minimized, but even when one can, appraisal seems chiefly useful as appraisal of the appraiser.
The MDGs sometimes get a critical appraisal ... but overall, I would say this has been one of the best periods for development, we've seen poverty go down very, very significantly. Unfortunately we haven't seen inequality go down.
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Translations for appraisal
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- оценка, преценкаBulgarian
- valoració, avaluacióCatalan, Valencian
- Einschätzung, TaxierungGerman
- evaluación, valoración, tasaciónSpanish
- jugement, estimation, évaluationFrench
- measadhScottish Gaelic
- taxatie, raming, schattingDutch
- wycena, ocenaPolish
- evaluare, apreciereRomanian
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