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ap·prais·al

 (ə-prā′zəl)
n.
1. The act or an instance of appraising.
2. An expert or official valuation, as for taxation.

appraisal

(əˈpreɪzəl) or

appraisement

n
1. an assessment or estimation of the worth, value, or quality of a person or thing. See also performance appraisal
2. (Banking & Finance) a valuation of property or goods

ap•prais•al

(əˈpreɪ zəl)

n.
1. the act of estimating or judging the nature or value of something or someone.
2. a valuation, as for sale or taxation.
3. an estimate or considered opinion. Sometimes, ap•praise′ment.
[1810–20]
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.appraisal - the classification of someone or something with respect to its worthappraisal - the classification of someone or something with respect to its worth
categorisation, categorization, sorting, classification - the basic cognitive process of arranging into classes or categories
critical analysis, critical appraisal - an appraisal based on careful analytical evaluation
rating, valuation, evaluation - an appraisal of the value of something; "he set a high valuation on friendship"
assay, check - an appraisal of the state of affairs; "they made an assay of the contents"; "a check on its dependability under stress"
acid test - a rigorous or crucial appraisal
reappraisal, reassessment, revaluation, review - a new appraisal or evaluation
underevaluation - an appraisal that underestimates the value of something
2.appraisal - a document appraising the value of something (as for insurance or taxation)
commercial document, commercial instrument - a document of or relating to commerce
overappraisal, overestimate, overestimation, overvaluation - an appraisal that is too high
3.appraisal - an expert estimation of the quality, quantity, and other characteristics of someone or something
estimate, estimation - a judgment of the qualities of something or somebody; "many factors are involved in any estimate of human life"; "in my estimation the boy is innocent"

appraisal

noun
1. assessment, opinion, estimate, judgment, evaluation, estimation, sizing up (informal), recce (slang) Self-appraisal is never easy.
2. valuation, pricing, rating, survey, reckoning, assay He has resisted being drawn into the business of cost appraisal.

appraisal

noun
The act or result of judging the worth or value of something or someone:
Translations
EinschätzungGrundstückswertermittlung

appraisal

[əˈpreɪzəl] N
1. (= valuation) → tasación f, valoración f
2. [of worth, importance] → estimación f, apreciación f; [of situation, employee] → evaluación f

appraisal

[əˈpreɪzəl] n (= evaluation) → évaluation f
an appraisal of sth [situation] → une évaluation de qch; [someone's performance, work, strengths] → une évaluation de qch

appraisal

n (of value, damage)Abschätzung f; (of character, ability)Beurteilung f; to make an appraisal of the situationdie Lage abschätzen; his careful/accurate appraisalseine sorgfältige/genaue Einschätzung

appraisal

[əˈpreɪzl] nvalutazione f, stima (fig) → giudizio
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Anything but a beauty--had been his appraisal when he halted the procession for a pow-wow.
The wheat- farmer leaned forward, resting the heels of his hands on his knees so that the fingers hung down his long shins, in Daughtry's appraisal, half-way to his feet.
The more he knew of her, the higher was his appraisal.
Section 1473 of the Dodd-Frank [Wall Street Reform and Consumer Protection] Act appears to distinguish AMCs that contract with others to perform appraisals from appraisal firms that are comprised of groups of appraisers that perform appraisals as part of a single firm or partnership.
Though always an important valuation function, review appraisals have become even more prominent within the profession and play a vital role in risk management and mitigation," Wilson said.
The Appraisal Institute has said that the lower fees paid by many appraisal management companies has led to appraisals being done by the least qualified and least competent appraisers.
McLaughlin, JD, "Addressing Enhancement in Conservation Easement Appraisals," The Appraisal Journal (Summer 2006): 239-249.
6695A on substantial and gross valuation misstatements attributable to incorrect appraisals, as added by the Pension Protection Act of 2006 (PPA '06).
However, if the cost and income approaches to value are applicable under USPAP and are not developed, appraisals reported on these forms will be considered limited appraisals.
Within the identity confirmation process, there are two situations in which the identity holder may experience stress: (1) when there is a discrepancy between reflected appraisals and the identity standard and (2) when there is an interruption in the process (both discussed in more detail below).
Most lending, leasing and insurance companies will only accept appraisals from a qualified, certified appraiser who follows the rigid standards of the appraisal standards board and the Uniform Standards of Professional Appraisal Practice (USPAP).
The appraisals and photos are logged into a database for instant retrieval by inside staff.