HyperDic: assessment

English > 4 senses of the word assessment:
NOUNcognitionassessment, appraisalthe classification of someone or something with respect to its worth
possessionassessmentan amount determined as payable
attributeassessmentthe market value set on assets
actassessment, judgment, judgementthe act of judging / judging / judging or assessing a person or situation or event
assessment > pronunciation
Soundsahseh'smahnt
Rhymesabandonment ... wonderment: 671 rhymes with ahnt...
English > assessment: 4 senses > noun 1, cognition
MeaningThe classification of someone or something with respect to its worth.
Synonymappraisal
Narroweracid testA rigorous or crucial appraisal
assay, checkAn appraisal of the state of affairs
critical appraisal, critical analysisAn appraisal based on careful analytical evaluation
evaluation, valuation, ratingAn appraisal of the value of something
reappraisal, revaluation, review, reassessmentA new appraisal or evaluation
underevaluationAn appraisal that underestimates the value of something
Broaderclassification, categorization, categorisation, sortingThe basic cognitive process of arranging into classes or categories / categories
Spanishevaluación, valoración, valorización
Catalanapreciació, estimació, taxació, valoració
Verbsassessevaluate or estimate the nature, quality, ability, extent, or significance of
English > assessment: 4 senses > noun 2, possession
MeaningAn amount determined as payable.
Example"the assessment for repairs outraged the club's membership"
Broaderchargefinancial liabilities (such as a tax)
Spanishgravamen
Verbsassessset or determine the amount of (a payment such as a fine)
assesscharge (a person or a property) with a payment, such as a tax or a fine
English > assessment: 4 senses > noun 3, attribute
MeaningThe market value set on assets.
Narrowertax assessmentThe value set on taxable property
Broadermonetary value, price, costThe property of having material worth (often indicated by the amount of money something would bring if sold)
Spanishgravamen, tasación, valoración
Verbsassessestimate the value of (property) for taxation
English > assessment: 4 senses > noun 4, act
MeaningThe act of judging / judging / judging or assessing a person or situation or event.
Synonymsjudgment, judgement
NarroweradjudicationThe final judgment in a legal proceeding
disapprovalThe act of disapproving or condemning
estimate, estimationA judgment of the qualities of something or somebody
evaluation, ratingAct of ascertaining or fixing the value or worth of
justiceJudgment involved in the determination of rights and the assignment of rewards and punishments
logistic assessmentA judgment of the logistic support required for some particular military operation
value judgment, value judgementAn assessment that reveals more about the values of the person making the assessment than about the reality of what is assessed
Broaderact, deed, human action, human activitySomething that people do or cause to happen
Spanishevaluación, juicio, valoración
Catalanavaluació, judici, valoració

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