Associations to the word «Assess»


ASSESS, verb. (transitive) To determine, estimate or judge the value of; to evaluate
ASSESS, verb. (transitive) To impose or charge, especially as punishment for an infraction.
ASSESS, verb. (transitive) To calculate and demand (the tax money due) from a person or entity.

Dictionary definition

ASSESS, verb. Evaluate or estimate the nature, quality, ability, extent, or significance of; "I will have the family jewels appraised by a professional"; "access all the factors when taking a risk".
ASSESS, verb. Charge (a person or a property) with a payment, such as a tax or a fine.
ASSESS, verb. Set or determine the amount of (a payment such as a fine).
ASSESS, verb. Estimate the value of (property) for taxation; "Our house hasn't been assessed in years".

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