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Definition of appraise verb from the Oxford Advanced American Dictionary



appraise somebody/something (formal)Verb Forms present simple I / you / we / they appraise
he / she / it appraises
past simple appraised
-ing form appraising
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to form an opinion about how valuable, successful, or effective someone or something is The house and property were appraised at $750,000. an appraising glance/look She stepped back to appraise her workmanship. His eyes coolly appraised the young woman before him.
See the Oxford Advanced Learner's Dictionary entry: appraise