appraisal
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appraisal(
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prey
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zuhl
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A noun is a word referring to a person, animal, place, thing, feeling or idea (e.g. man, dog, house).
1. (estimation of value)
a. el avalúo
(m) means that a noun is masculine. Spanish nouns have a gender, which is either feminine (like la mujer or la luna) or masculine (like el hombre or el sol).
The bank will conduct an appraisal of the house before they approve the loan.El banco hará un avalúo de la casa antes de aprobar el préstamo.
b. la tasación
(f) means that a noun is feminine. Spanish nouns have a gender, which is either feminine (like la mujer or la luna) or masculine (like el hombre or el sol).
If the appraisal comes in high enough, you can get the loan at a lower interest rate.Si la tasación resulta suficientemente alta, puedes conseguir el préstamo a una tasa de interés más baja.
c. la valoración
(f) means that a noun is feminine. Spanish nouns have a gender, which is either feminine (like la mujer or la luna) or masculine (like el hombre or el sol).
Dan conducted an appraisal of the building and calculated the cost of necessary improvements.Dan hizo una valoración del edificio y calculó el costo de las mejoras necesarias.
2. (judgment)
a. la evaluación
(f) means that a noun is feminine. Spanish nouns have a gender, which is either feminine (like la mujer or la luna) or masculine (like el hombre or el sol).
The manager has to submit an appraisal of the performance of each employee in her department.La gerente debe entregar una evaluación del desempeño de cada empleado en su departamento.
b. la valoración
(f) means that a noun is feminine. Spanish nouns have a gender, which is either feminine (like la mujer or la luna) or masculine (like el hombre or el sol).
The new coach shared his appraisal of the team's roster with the owner.El nuevo entrenador compartió su valoración de la plantilla del equipo con el dueño.
c. la estimación
(f) means that a noun is feminine. Spanish nouns have a gender, which is either feminine (like la mujer or la luna) or masculine (like el hombre or el sol).
The article presents an excellent appraisal of our country's foreign relations.El artículo presenta una estimación excelente de las relaciones exteriores de nuestro país.
d. la apreciación
(f) means that a noun is feminine. Spanish nouns have a gender, which is either feminine (like la mujer or la luna) or masculine (like el hombre or el sol).
A flawed appraisal of border security led to costly and inadequate solutions.Una apreciación errónea de la seguridad fronteriza llevó a soluciones costosas e inadecuadas.
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appraisal
A noun is a word referring to a person, animal, place, thing, feeling or idea (e.g. man, dog, house).
1. (of standards, personnel)
a. la evaluación f, valoración
(f) means that a noun is feminine. Spanish nouns have a gender, which is either feminine (like la mujer or la luna) or masculine (like el hombre or el sol).
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appraisal [əˈpreɪzəl]
noun
1 (valuation) tasación (f); valoración (f)
2 [of worth, importance] estimación (f); apreciación (f); [of situation, employee] evaluación (f)
Collins Complete Spanish Electronic Dictionary © HarperCollins Publishers 2011
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