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Definition 1: evaluate or estimate the nature, quality, ability, extent, or significance of - [verb of cognition]

Samples where evaluate or its synonyms are used according to this definition

  • I will have the family jewels appraised by a professional
  • access all the factors when taking a risk

Synonyms for evaluate in the sense of this definition

(evaluate is a kind of ...) 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"

(... is a kind of evaluate ) assign a grade or rank to, according to one's evaluation

"grade tests" "score the SAT essays" "mark homework"

(... is a kind of evaluate ) estimate the value of

"How would you rate his chances to become President?" "Gold was rated highly among the Romans"

(... is a kind of evaluate ) evaluate by comparing with a standard

(... is a kind of evaluate ) revise or renew one's assessment

(... is a kind of evaluate ) subject to political, religious, or moral censorship

"This magazine is censored by the government"

(... is a kind of evaluate ) express approval of

"The parents praised their children for their academic performance"

(evaluate has a similar meaning as ...) estimate the value of (property) for taxation

"Our house hasn't been assessed in years"

Definition 2: form a critical opinion of - [verb of cognition]

Samples where evaluate or its synonyms are used according to this definition

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

Synonyms for evaluate in the sense of this definition

(evaluate is a kind of ...) use or exercise the mind or one's power of reason in order to make inferences, decisions, or arrive at a solution or judgments

"I've been thinking all day and getting nowhere"

(... is a kind of evaluate ) judge to be probable

(... is a kind of evaluate ) regard something as probable or likely

"The meteorologists are expecting rain for tomorrow"

(... is a kind of evaluate ) attribute or credit to

"We attributed this quotation to Shakespeare" "People impute great cleverness to cats"

(... is a kind of evaluate ) decide as to where something belongs in a scheme

"The biologist assigned the mushroom to the proper class"

(... is a kind of evaluate ) deem wrong or inappropriate

"I disapprove of her child rearing methods"

(... is a kind of evaluate ) declare to be

"She was declared incompetent" "judge held that the defendant was innocent"

(... is a kind of evaluate ) appraise critically

"She reviews books for the New York Times" "Please critique this performance"

(... is a kind of evaluate ) judge unacceptable

"The teacher failed six students"

(... is a kind of evaluate ) accept or judge as acceptable

"The teacher passed the student although he was weak"

(... is a kind of evaluate ) judge or regard; look upon; judge

"I think he is very smart" "I believe her to be very smart" "I think that he is her boyfriend" "The racist conceives such people to be inferior"

(... is a kind of evaluate ) consider or hold as true

"I cannot accept the dogma of this church" "accept an argument"

(... is a kind of evaluate ) assign a rank or rating to

"how would you rank these students?" "The restaurant is rated highly in the food guide"

(... is a kind of evaluate ) have or maintain a position or stand on an issue

"Where do you stand on the War?"

(... is a kind of evaluate ) judge to be right or commendable; think well of

(... is a kind of evaluate ) consider bad or wrong

(... is a kind of evaluate ) see fit or proper to act in a certain way; decide to act in a certain way

"She chose not to attend classes and now she failed the exam"

(... is a kind of evaluate ) judge beforehand, especially without sufficient evidence

(... is a kind of evaluate ) 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"

(... is a kind of evaluate ) appraise anew

"Homes in our town are reappraised every five years and taxes are increased accordingly"

(... is a kind of evaluate ) refuse to accept or acknowledge

"I reject the idea of starting a war" "The journal rejected the student's paper"

(... is a kind of evaluate ) put to the test, as for its quality, or give experimental use to

"This approach has been tried with good results" "Test this recipe"

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