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. President Barack Obama:

    Well, we take him at his word when he said that it wouldn't happen during his prime ministership, and so that's why we've got to evaluate what other options are available to make sure that we don't see a chaotic situation in the region.

  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. Bryant Walker Smith:

    Summaries and spin will be much less credible than analysis supported by raw data that others can evaluate.

  4. Janet Woodcock:

    We'll continue to monitor and evaluate these risks associated with insomnia medications and communicate with the public or consider further actions, as appropriate.

  5. Janet Johnson:

    To create better digital citizens, we need to teach people how to evaluate a headline and a story.

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