reappraise

verb
re·​ap·​praise | \ (ˌ)rē-ə-ˈprāz How to pronounce reappraise (audio) \
reappraised; reappraising; reappraises

Definition of reappraise

transitive verb

: to appraise (something) again : to reevaluate the amount, value, or significance of …suggests that wine owners have their collections reappraised every few years …— Steve Heimoff a critical essay that reappraises the director's early films

First Known Use of reappraise

1732, in the meaning defined above

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“Reappraise.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/reappraise. Accessed 16 May. 2021.

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reappraise

verb

English Language Learners Definition of reappraise

formal
: to make a new judgment about the value of (something)
: to think about (something) again in order to decide whether you should change your opinion about it

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