During gallery hours, he is seated at a desk, ready to “appraise” works of art as they come through the door.
We appraise the legacy of 9/11 through politics and the news, but side effects include numbness.
As I listen to the TV hosts jackhammering over the soft Southern accents of the guests, I appraise butts.
First he arranged with Valasco to identify as nearly as possible, and to appraise, the French and Italian pictures.
To collect, scrutinise, and appraise facts is his chief business.Science.
No one born out of Little Arcady can appraise the revolutionary character of this circumstance at anything like its true value.
Its efficiency is not the efficiency which the business engineer is fitted to appraise.
We must appraise the events of 1942 according to their relative importance; we must exercise a sense of proportion.
One by one she could appraise her own possessions, and those they fabled of her.
He was absorbed in thinking of the evening before, and in trying to appraise each of Loo's words and looks.
c.1400, "to set a value on," from stem of Old French aprisier "apraise, set a price on" (14c., Modern French apprécier), from Late Latin appretiare "value, estimate," from ad- "to" (see ad-) + pretium "price" (see price (n.)). Original English spelling apprize altered by influence of praise. Related: Appraised; appraising.