the act of estimating or judging the nature or value of something or someone.
an estimate of value, as for sale, assessment, or taxation; valuation.
an estimate or considered opinion of the nature, quality, importance, etc:
the critics’ appraisal of pop art; an incorrect appraisal of public opinion.
an assessment or estimation of the worth, value, or quality of a person or thing See also performance appraisal
a valuation of property or goods
A formal evaluation of property by an expert, used to establish its market value.
[uh-pree-shee-ey-shuh n] /əˌpri ʃiˈeɪ ʃən/ noun 1. gratitude; thankful recognition: They showed their appreciation by giving him a gold watch. 2. the act of estimating the qualities of things and giving them their proper value. 3. clear perception or recognition, especially of aesthetic quality: a course in art appreciation. 4. an increase or rise in […]
noun 1. approval; commendation. 2. official approval or sanction. 3. Obsolete. conclusive proof. noun 1. commendation; praise 2. official recognition or approval 3. an obsolete word for proof
noun 1. the act of approving; approbation. 2. formal permission or sanction. 3. Philately. one of a group of selected stamps sent by a dealer to a prospective customer for examination and either purchase or return. Idioms 4. on approval, without obligation to buy unless satisfactory to the customer upon trial or examination and, otherwise, […]
[self-uh-sur-shuh n, self-] /ˈsɛlf əˈsɜr ʃən, ˌsɛlf-/ noun 1. insistence on or an expression of one’s own importance, wishes, needs, opinions, or the like. self-assertion noun 1. the act or an instance of putting forward one’s own opinions, etc, esp in an aggressive or conceited manner