What does evaluate mean?

Definitions for evaluate
ɪˈvæl yuˌeɪteval·u·ate

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. measure, evaluate, valuate, assess, appraise, value(verb)

    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, judge(verb)

    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. evaluate(Verb)

    to draw conclusions from examining; to assess

    Etymology: From evaluation.

  2. evaluate(Verb)

    to compute an expression

    Etymology: From evaluation.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Evaluate(verb)

    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  

British National Corpus

  1. Verbs Frequency

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

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How to say evaluate in sign language?

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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. German Economy Minister Sigmar Gabriel:

    We can see that it was right to neither deliver tanks nor G36 assault rifles to Saudi Arabia, now we have to review whether we also need to evaluate defensive armaments more critically in the future.

  2. John Miller:

    Having read through the threat material myself, it's actually not crystal clear whether it's a cyber response that they are threatening or whether it's a physical attack, that's why we're continuing to evaluate the language of it, and also the source of it. I think our primary posture is going to be is going to have a police presence and a response capability that will reassure people who may have heard about this and have concerns.

  3. Matteo Tiraboschi:

    From a financial position this is the right moment to evaluate opportunities for non-organic growth, there is nothing on the table at the moment but we are looking around with determination.

  4. Michael Mina:

    We have the FDA that is kind of all controlling in some ways of what tests are available, the The FDA, unfortunately, only has a single lens through which to look at a coronavirus test. Their only mandate, when it comes to testing, is to evaluate medical diagnostic tests.

  5. Anthony Fauci:

    Johnson Johnson is right around the corner... right around the corner means that they're probably a couple of weeks away from getting the data looked at, to have the FDA evaluate whether or not we're in a situation where we could move ahead and start thinking about getting it out into the public.

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