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1Form an idea of the amount, number, or value of; assess.‘the study will assist in evaluating the impact of recent changes’[with clause] ‘a system for evaluating how well the firm is performing’
assess, assess the worth of, put a price on, put a value onjudge, gauge, rate, estimate, appraise, form an opinion of, check something out, form an impression of, make up one's mind about, get the measure of, weigh up, analysesize upView synonyms
- ‘Try to evaluate the ideas of others in an objective and quiet manner.’
- ‘It's now essential to create an innovation management system that evaluates new ideas, culling and implementing the keepers and discarding the rest.’
- ‘Perhaps a way to evaluate an educational system is to look at the success of its graduates.’
- ‘I have no idea how to evaluate this claim, and with all due respect to the Kelly family I have no particular interest in it.’
- ‘I have no idea how to evaluate these factors so I'm just going to concentrate on the moral issue.’
- ‘The first phase will evaluate and assess the current status of the Egyptian insurance market.’
- ‘Risk valuation systematically evaluates each regulation by estimating the monetary value - both benefits and costs - of a reduction in risk.’
- ‘The advisory board evaluates story ideas, reviews materials for accuracy, and provides quotes for articles.’
- ‘We defined the standards against which the computing systems were to be evaluated.’
- ‘This makes evaluating the impact of computers in consultations particularly important.’
- ‘You have to evaluate its value relative to all of the other things you already have.’
- ‘The test evaluates a driver's ability to multitask.’
- ‘The system it uses to evaluate drugs is admired by public health experts worldwide.’
- ‘The personnel in the stall are also quick in evaluating the audience.’
- ‘Michael evaluates the idea for a brief period before realizing how ridiculous it is.’
- ‘For example, some professionals are evaluated according to amounts billed to clients.’
- ‘A new assessment tool could be an important step forward in evaluating the impact of aid on conflict.’
- ‘The learning system constantly evolves new behaviors in the test knowledge base and evaluates them against its simulation model.’
- ‘The total loan amount is determined by evaluating the carrying capacity of the farm purchased.’
- ‘The feedback from these schemes will be assessed and evaluated in September.’
Find a numerical expression or equivalent for (an equation, formula, or function)‘substitute numbers in a simple formula and evaluate the answer’
- ‘This function evaluates to true only when both inputs are true, and false with any other combination of inputs.’
- ‘The process goes to sleep only if the expression evaluates to false.’
- ‘If the expression evaluates to true, then the module gets replaced by the right side of the production.’
- ‘This quantum calculation evaluates certain mathematical functions in one operation, although a conventional computer would require two.’
- ‘The duration of the growth response was evaluated on elongation rate graphs.’
Mid 19th century (earlier ( mid 18th century) as evaluation): from French évaluer, from es- (from Latin ex-) out, from + Old French value value.
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