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assessment

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noun as·sess·ment \ə-ˈses-mənt, a-\

Simple Definition of assessment

  • : the act of making a judgment about something : the act of assessing something

  • : an idea or opinion about something

  • : an amount that a person is officially required to pay especially as a tax

Full Definition of assessment

  1. 1 :  the action or an instance of assessing :  appraisal

  2. 2 :  the amount assessed

Examples of assessment

  1. It's a difficult problem that requires careful assessment.

  2. I don't agree with his assessment of the problem.

  3. The owners claimed the tax assessment on their house was too high.



1534

First Known Use of assessment

1534

Rhymes with assessment



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