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".

Wise words

The chief difference between words and deeds is that words are always intended for men for their approbation, but deeds can be done only for God.
Leo Tolstoy