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Definition of Appraise

Appraise

  1. To set a value; to estimate the worth of, particularly by persons appointed for the purpose; as, to appraise goods and chattels.
  2. To estimate; to conjecture.
  3. To praise; to commend.

Appraise Quotations

I'd rather hang out with five people that I love than with 400 strangers at a club who are all doing the up-and-down inspection thing. They appraise everybody from head to toe - the outfit, the handbag, the shoes, how much they weigh... I can't stand it!
Sophia Bush

When one cannot appraise out of one's own experience, the temptation to blunder is minimized, but even when one can, appraisal seems chiefly useful as appraisal of the appraiser.
Marianne Moore

I love to ride horses, hike in the woods with Juliette and appraise Longhorns.
Janine Turner

As to judging our own time, and thereby gaining some basis for a judgment of future possibilities, we are doubtless not only too close to it to appraise it but too much formed by it and enclosed within it to do so.
Emily Greene Balch

A technical survey that systematize, digest, and appraise the mid century state of psychology.
Stanley Smith Stevens
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Appraise Translations

appraise in Danish is vurdere
appraise in Dutch is schatten, taxeren, waarderen, begroten
appraise in Finnish is arvioida
appraise in Italian is valutare
appraise in Norwegian is vurdere
appraise in Spanish is valorar, estimar, tasar
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