Definition of 'appraise'
Example sentences containing 'appraise'
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Lettice, introduced, stood back a little, wary, seeming to appraise them both. THE GOLDEN LION (2002)I saw the stallion pull back from the opening he had made and suddenly appraise his situation with a man's intelligence. THE GOLDEN FOOL: BOOK TWO OF THE TAWNY MAN (2002)She nodded to herself as she continued to appraise his short back and sides. THE DEVIL'S DOOR (2002)
Trends of 'appraise'
Used Occasionally. appraise is one of the 30000 most commonly used words in the Collins dictionary
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Translations for 'appraise'
British English: appraise VERB
If you appraise something or someone, you consider them carefully and form an opinion about them.
This prompted many employers to appraise their recruitment policies.
Definition of appraise from the Collins English Dictionary
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