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Definitions for evaluate
ɪˈvæl yuˌeɪteval·u·ate

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. measure, evaluate, valuate, assess, appraise, valueverb

    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. evaluate, pass judgment, judgeverb

    form a critical opinion of

    "I cannot judge some works of modern art"; "How do you evaluate this grant proposal?" "We shouldn't pass judgment on other people"

Wiktionary

  1. evaluateverb

    to draw conclusions from examining; to assess

    Etymology: From evaluation.

  2. evaluateverb

    to compute an expression

    Etymology: From evaluation.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Evaluateverb

    to fix the value of; to rate; to appraise

    Etymology: [See Evaluation.]

Chambers 20th Century Dictionary

  1. Evaluate

    e-val′ū-āt, v.t. to determine the value of.—n. Evaluā′tion.

Editors Contribution

  1. evaluate

    To assess the performance or value of.

    All student assessments were evaluated and given an accurate result.

    Submitted by MaryC on April 21, 2020  

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    Rank popularity for the word 'evaluate' in Verbs Frequency: #639

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  1. Alex
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    Daniel
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    Karen
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    Veena
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Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of evaluate in Chaldean Numerology is: 4

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of evaluate in Pythagorean Numerology is: 6

Examples of evaluate in a Sentence

  1. Baker Hughes:

    Market fundamentals remain supportive, as crude oil prices are relatively rangebound, providing stability to customers as they evaluate projects.

  2. Michael Rawlins:

    We'd have to enlarge ourselves hugely because we'd have to evaluate all new drugs. Not only that, I don't know how it would be paid for.

  3. Philip Petursson:

    We've had a decent period of consolidation. This correction that we've seen has let off some of the steam in the markets, now we can re-evaluate on somewhat better valuations, more realistic earnings expectations, and a more favorable outlook over the next 12 months.

  4. Maamoun Abdelkarim:

    We cannot evaluate the destruction to the ruins from the criminal secret excavations ... It will take weeks to assess, we have been into the museum and to the Temple of Bel, the amphitheatre, and the colonnaded street.

  5. The CDC:

    CDC public health officers are working with port authority, EMS, and CBP officials to evaluate passengers including taking temperatures and making arrangements for transport to local hospitals those that need care, passengers who are not ill will be allowed to continue with their travel plans, and if necessary will be followed up with by health officials.

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