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əˈpreɪ zəlap·praisal

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. appraisal, assessmentnoun

    the classification of someone or something with respect to its worth

  2. appraisal, estimate, estimationnoun

    a document appraising the value of something (as for insurance or taxation)

  3. appraisalnoun

    an expert estimation of the quality, quantity, and other characteristics of someone or something


  1. appraisalnoun

    A judgment or assessment of the value of something, especially a formal one.

    Etymology: to appraise + -al

Webster Dictionary

  1. Appraisalnoun

    a valuation by an authorized person; an appraisement

    Etymology: [See Appraise. Cf. Apprizal.]

Editors Contribution

  1. appraisal

    An assessment of a task or goal.

    The manager assessed the tasks he gave his crew members.

    Submitted by MaryC on January 13, 2020  

British National Corpus

  1. Written Corpus Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'appraisal' in Written Corpus Frequency: #4565

  2. Nouns Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'appraisal' in Nouns Frequency: #2728

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of appraisal in Chaldean Numerology is: 1

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of appraisal in Pythagorean Numerology is: 3

Examples of appraisal in a Sentence

  1. Larry Hamermesh:

    I think there is a pretty serious question of their continued ability to pursue appraisal rights.

  2. Nick Cooper:

    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.

  3. Noe Rojas:

    In the past year, we have heard stories across our country of African Americans questioning the appraisal process and the values assigned to their homes, this shows how systemic racism continues to haunt neighborhoods of color.

  4. Paul Workman:

    The answer today is the right one, but I would urge NICE to implement the planned overhaul of its drug appraisal processes as soon as possible to avoid repeated delays in getting the best, most innovative treatments to patients.

  5. Thomas Golembeski:

    Our Ahmeyim-2 appraisal well offshore Mauritania discovered a significant amount of gas and builds on our previous success in the basin, proving there's sufficient resource for a world-scale LNG development.

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