Definition of assessment in English:

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assessment

Pronunciation: /əˈsesmənt/

noun

The evaluation or estimation of the nature, quality, or ability of someone or something: the assessment of educational needs he made a rapid assessment of the situation assessments of market value
More 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.
Synonyms
evaluation, judgment, rating, estimation, appraisal, analysis, opinion
valuation, appraisal, calculation, costing, pricing, estimate

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Syllabification: as·sess·ment

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