appraise vs apprise : Common Errors in English

About appraise vs apprise

When you estimate the value of something, you appraise it. When you inform people of a situation, you apprise them of it.

appraise Meaning(s)

  • (v) evaluate or estimate the nature, quality, ability, extent, or significance of
  • (v) consider in a comprehensive way

apprise Meaning(s)

  • (v) inform (somebody) of something
  • (v) make aware of
  • (v) gain in value
  • (v) increase the value of

appraise in News

  1. Gov. Hassan signs historic building bill

    CONCORD — A Hooksett country store that has been a featured stop during presidential primaries for more than half a century was the driving force behind a bill Gov. Maggie Hassan signed into law Thursday that allows towns and cities to appraise...
    on June 14, 2013 Source: Portsmouth Herald

  2. NH's Hassan signs bill on NH historic buildings

    CONCORD, N.H. (AP) — A Hooksett country store that has been a featured stop during presidential primaries for more than half a century was the driving force behind a bill Gov. Maggie Hassan signed into law Thursday that allows towns and cities to appraise historic stores at a reduced rate to help preserve them.        
    on June 13, 2013 Source: Boston Globe

  3. LATEST NEWS

    CONCORD, N.H. (AP) — Gov. Maggie Hassan has signed into a law a bill that encourages the preservation of historic buildings in New Hampshire. The bill enable a towns and cities to appraise historic stores at a reduced rate to enable their continued operation.
    on June 13, 2013 Source: Greenwich Time

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