Definition of reappraise in English:

reappraise

verb

[WITH OBJECT]
  • Appraise or assess (something) again or in a different way.

    ‘it made me reappraise my attitudes’
    • ‘We indulged our appetites while reappraising the fancy architecture.’
    • ‘To be sure, a popular work reappraising the issues associated with McCarthy is overdue, and a reappraisal of McCarthy himself is not to be despised.’
    • ‘There are also signs that senior supporters of Trimble in the party are now reappraising the Good Friday Agreement.’
    • ‘‘Each woman must be considered as an individual and we recommend that women's cases are reappraised annually,’ a spokeswoman said.’
    • ‘In kicking off the season by claiming five straight victories without the loss of a goal, possibilities for United and Ferguson have begun to be reappraised tentatively.’
    • ‘There is an urgent need for security experts to reappraise the situation to see what can be done to provide more protection for key employees.’
    • ‘Right-minded people would have to reappraise any views of this man.’
    • ‘Keep this up for a defined period - say 12 weeks - and then reappraise the situation to decide what to continue indefinitely.’
    • ‘Blackett's scathing remarks will have reverberated within both government and the military authorities and perhaps the host of pending courts martial will be reappraised, in advance.’
    • ‘This calls for some kind of experience that leads him to reappraise his self-image and re-evaluate his self-esteem.’
    • ‘Does this excite your interest, activate your curiosity, lead you to reappraise the familiar; does it set in motion a process of questioning?’
    • ‘And if it's not there I have to reappraise that person as ‘my friend’.’
    • ‘That could provide a pause during which both sides can reappraise their strategies.’
    • ‘I have been reappraising the contents of that solitary box, kindly packed by the parents in the present process of packing up my room.’
    • ‘That hint of mortality gave him pause for thought and he admits: ‘The illness made me reappraise my life.’’
    • ‘It is worth recalling that in the same way the Scottish parliament has restarted the clock after nearly 400 years in abeyance, you must also reappraise the relationship between the two Crowns.’
    • ‘Lord Haskins goes further, and suggests that the ministry officials should reappraise their role in implementing the regulations, with perhaps more sympathy and less enthusiasm.’
    • ‘After this close shave, he started to reappraise the relationship between management and staff and started to give people more say in the running of the business.’
    • ‘Robin Shellard, defending, said his client had reappraised his life while in hospital and since being discharged had not returned to his past life of drug abuse and crime.’
    • ‘Like a mass feedback system, activists continually have to reappraise the situation to engage with whatever is being protested.’
    rethink, review, revise, re-examine, re-evaluate, reassess, reappraise, think better of, think over, take another look at, look at in a different light, have another think about
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Pronunciation:

reappraise

/ˌrēəˈprāz/