Definition of evaluation in English:



mass noun
  • The making of a judgement about the amount, number, or value of something; assessment.

    ‘the evaluation of each method’
    count noun ‘an initial evaluation of the programme’
    • ‘A companion paper to this study is a further evaluation of the entire examination.’
    • ‘The specialist will review past evaluations and provide an update regarding a child's current needs.’
    • ‘Such different evaluations raise the question of the extent to which philosophy is open to the amateur.’
    • ‘It all ends with oral examinations, evaluations, and a graduation ceremony.’
    • ‘It judiciously employs evidence from extensive research combined with fair evaluations.’
    assessment, appraisal, judgement, gauging, rating, estimation, ranking, weighing up, summing up, consideration, assay, analysis, opinion
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