Evaluation - definition, pronunciation, transcription

Amer.  |ɪˌvæljuˈeɪʃn|  American pronunciation of the word evaluation
Brit.  |ɪˌvaljʊˈeɪʃ(ə)n|  British pronunciation of the word evaluation

noun

- act of ascertaining or fixing the value or worth of (syn: rating)
- an appraisal of the value of something (syn: rating, valuation)

Examples

We need to evaluate our options.

evaluate a training program as effective

We need to carry out a proper evaluation of the new system.

They took some samples of products for evaluation.

Her evaluation will give me a good indication of where I stand in the class.

His superior gave him an excellent evaluation.

...an impartial evaluation of the job applicant's qualifications that does not consider age, gender, or race...

Evaluation of teacher effectiveness is often vague and impressionistic.

Your first evaluation will be six months after you commence employment.

First off I'd like you all to fill in an evaluation sheet.

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