Meaning of APPRAISAL in English

APPRAISAL

/euh pray"zeuhl/ , n.

1. the act of estimating or judging the nature or value of something or someone.

2. an estimate of value, as for sale, assessment, or taxation; valuation.

3. an estimate or considered opinion of the nature, quality, importance, etc: the critics' appraisal of pop art; an incorrect appraisal of public opinion. Also, appraisement .

[ 1810-20; APPRAISE + -AL 2 ]

Random House Webster's Unabridged English dictionary.      Полный английский словарь Вебстер - Random House .