Definition of evaluation in English:



mass noun
  • The making of a judgement about the amount, number, or value of something; assessment.

    ‘the evaluation of each method’
    count noun ‘an initial evaluation of the programme’
    • ‘A companion paper to this study is a further evaluation of the entire examination.’
    • ‘It judiciously employs evidence from extensive research combined with fair evaluations.’
    • ‘It all ends with oral examinations, evaluations, and a graduation ceremony.’
    • ‘The specialist will review past evaluations and provide an update regarding a child's current needs.’
    • ‘Such different evaluations raise the question of the extent to which philosophy is open to the amateur.’
    assessment, appraisal, judgement, gauging, rating, estimation, ranking, weighing up, summing up, consideration, assay, analysis, opinion
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