evaluate

[ih-val-yoo-eyt]
verb (used with object), evaluated, evaluating.
1.
to determine or set the value or amount of; appraise: to evaluate property.
2.
to judge or determine the significance, worth, or quality of; assess: to evaluate the results of an experiment.
3.
Mathematics. to ascertain the numerical value of (a function, relation, etc.).

Origin:
1835–45; back formation from evaluation

evaluable [ih-val-yoo-uh-buhl] , adjective
evaluative, adjective
evaluator, noun
misevaluate, verb (used with object), misevaluated, misevaluating.
nonevaluative, adjective
reevaluate, verb (used with object), reevaluated, reevaluating.
unevaluated, adjective


1, 2. weigh, estimate, gauge, value.
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evaluate (ɪˈvæljʊˌeɪt)
 
vb
1.  to ascertain or set the amount or value of
2.  to judge or assess the worth of; appraise
3.  maths, logic to determine the unique member of the range of a function corresponding to a given member of its domain
 
[C19: back formation from evaluation, from French, from evaluer to evaluate; see value]
 
evalu'ation
 
n
 
e'valuator
 
n

evaluative (ɪˈvæljʊətɪv)
 
adj
1.  of, denoting, or based on an act of evaluating
2.  philosophy expressing an attitude or value judgment; emotive

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Word Origin & History

evaluate
1842, a back formation from evaluation. Originally in mathematics. Related: Evaluated; evaluating.

evaluative
1927, from evaluate + -ive.
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Example sentences
Most of all the term is heavily loaded evaluative, not a neutral, descriptive
  one.
It's a great service so it should be supported with real evaluative data
  regarding the quality of the tutors.
While wording to that effect was included, it was not explicitly defined as an
  evaluative criterion.
With respect to the exercise of critical evaluative judgment, however, groups
  have clear advantages over autonomous individuals.
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