Evaluate - definition, pronunciation, transcription

Amer.  |ɪˈvæljueɪt|  American pronunciation of the word evaluate
Brit.  |ɪˈvaljʊeɪt|  British pronunciation of the word evaluate

verb

- evaluate or estimate the nature, quality, ability, extent, or significance of (syn: appraise, assess, measure, valuate, value)
- form a critical opinion of(syn: judge)

How do you evaluate this grant proposal?

Examples

We need to evaluate our options.

evaluate a training program as effective

He was evaluated as unfit for military service.

You should be able to evaluate your own work.

We need to evaluate the success of the campaign.

It can be difficult to evaluate the effectiveness of different treatments.

How do you evaluate this grant proposal?

A supervisor will evaluate each employee's performance.

...there's a real dissimilitude between literature and film, and a critic shouldn't evaluate one in terms of the other...

Word forms

verb
I/you/we/they: evaluate
he/she/it: evaluates
present participle: evaluating
past tense: evaluated
past participle: evaluated
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