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What does "Appraise" mean?


(v. t.) To estimate; to conjecture (v. t.) To praise; to commend (v. t.) To set a value; to estimate the worth of, particularly by persons appointed for the purpose; as, to appraise goods and chattels

Synonyms assess, value, measure, survey, evaluate

Example: "He appraised the situation carefully before acting" Example: "I will have the family jewels appraised by a professional"

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