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evaluation Line breaks: evalu|ation
Pronunciation: /ɪˌvaljʊˈeɪʃ(ə)n/

Definition of evaluation in English:

noun

[mass noun]
The making of a judgement about the amount, number, or value of something; assessment: the evaluation of each method [count noun]: an initial evaluation of the programme
More example sentences
  • A companion paper to this study is a further evaluation of the entire examination.
  • The specialist will review past evaluations and provide an update regarding a child's current needs.
  • Such different evaluations raise the question of the extent to which philosophy is open to the amateur.
Synonyms
assessment, appraisal, judgement, gauging, rating, estimation, ranking, weighing up, summing up, consideration, assay, analysis, opinion
informal sizing up
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