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American English: /əˈsɛsmənt/
British English: /əˈsɛsmənt/

Translation of assessment in Spanish:


countable or uncountable
  • 1.1 (of performance, results) an optimistic assessment of the situation
    una valoración positiva or un análisis optimista de la situación
    what is your assessment of the situation?
    ¿cómo ve usted la situación?
    Example sentences
    • There is very little in the leaflet on which to base any worthwhile assessment.
    • An inquiry has begun into how the raid was orchestrated and what kind of risk assessment was taken.
    • All jobs and people applying for them are reviewed against a stringent risk assessment.
    1.2 (of tax)
    cálculo (masculine) de los ingresos imponibles

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