reappraisal


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re·ap·prais·al

 (rē′ə-prā′zəl)
n.
A new appraisal or evaluation.

reappraisal

(ˌriːəˈpreɪzəl)
n
the assessment or estimation again of the worth, value, or quality of a person or thing
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.reappraisal - a new appraisal or evaluationreappraisal - a new appraisal or evaluation  
appraisal, assessment - the classification of someone or something with respect to its worth
stocktaking, stock-taking - reappraisal of a situation or position or outlook
Translations

reappraisal

[ˈriːəˈpreɪzəl] Nrevaluación f

reappraisal

[ˌriːəˈpreɪzəl] n [ideas, policies, plans] → réévaluation f

reappraisal

n (of situation, problem)Neubeurteilung f; (of author, film etc also)Neubewertung f

reappraisal

[ˌriːəˈpreɪzl] nriesame m
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Such strategies include suppression (trying to blunt or hide negative emotions) and reappraisal (trying to adopt a new perspective on unpleasant memories).
Canada, and Sweden offering a reappraisal and reevaluation of the role of the Blackwood firm and its monthly magazine in shaping Romantic, Victorian, and Edwardian print culture and periodical literature.
These rituals offer an excellent context for a reappraisal of Sir Philip Sidney's Arcadia.
The last third of the book offers two chapters about French Freemasonry during the 1770s and the 1780s and a concluding chapter about the reappraisal of the Enlightenment.
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Instead, "lower" beings are evoked, earlier stages of evolution, which the work approaches through a quasi-religious reappraisal, as it were.
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If anything, this exhibition suggests that Krasner's stock may be ready for an upward reappraisal similar to the one Pollock received following last year's major New York retrospective.
It continues the critical reappraisal of Bonnard as a complex, modern painter, a move more or less begun by Jean Clair in his masterly 1984 essay "The Adventures of the Optic Nerve" (though Patrick Heron's 1955 "Pierre Bonnard and Abstraction" remains crucial).
Nevertheless humanism did play an important role in the musical world of the Renaissance: we can see its influence on attitudes towards music and its performance in aristocratic circles when we read Castiglione's II cortegiano; we can trace the growing concern with the expression of the text in vocal music to the influence of the humanists; we credit important development of the late Renaissance - first among them the birth of opera - at least in part to the serious reappraisal of classical writings about music that took place during the second half of the sixteenth century.
Cited in Georges Roque's "Chevreul and Impressionism: A Reappraisal," Art Bulletin 78, no.