# evaluate-v; 2 Senses

### Sense Number 1: consider or examine to judge its value, quality, importance, or condition

Commentary:

NOTE: NP2 does not have a numerical value placed on it

__Examples:__

We evaluated the situation carefully.

How do you evaluate this grant proposal?

It's impossible to evaluate these results without knowing more about the research methods.

We need to evaluate how the new material stands up to wear and tear.

__Mappings:__

VerbNet: assessment-34.1

FrameNet: Assessing

PropBank: evaluate.01

WordNet 3.0 Sense Numbers: 2

### Sense Number 2: estimate or calculate the numerical value of something

Commentary:

NOTE: Has a numerical value or output

__Examples:__

The appraiser evaluated the property at $100,000.

The damage has been preliminary evaluated at about one billion dollars.

Evaluate the following integral: 3x+2.

__Mappings:__

VerbNet: assessment-34.1

FrameNet: NM

PropBank: NM

WordNet 3.0 Sense Numbers: 1