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assess

uh ses

  • n  the fleshy part of the human body that you sit on
  • n  a pompous fool
  • n  hardy and sure-footed animal smaller and with longer ears than the horse
  • n  slang for sexual intercourse
  • v  evaluate or estimate the nature, quality, ability, extent, or significance of
  • v  charge (a person or a property) with a payment, such as a tax or a fine
  • v  set or determine the amount of (a payment such as a fine)
  • v  estimate the value of (property) for taxation
    Our house hasn't been assessed in years

  • I don't think you can ever assess your work.
  • Banks once sought out such information as rent-payment histories to assess whether to lend to individuals who lack a credit score because they may never have had a credit card or .
  • It's hard to assess in a young child because no one this young has been treated with estrogen.
News & Articles

  • County to assess oilfield equipment
    Commissioners this week greenlighted County Assessor Janell Enlow’s request to hire outside expertise, to begin a Phase 1 physical assessment of oil and gas transfer facilities in the county and approximately 1/3 of all the commercial enterprises.
    June 15, 2013 - Sapulpa Daily Herald
  • So. Baptists Vote for Members to 'Prayerfully Assess' Boy Scouts of America Relationship
    The Southern Baptist Convention voted Wednesday to approve a resolution that expresses the denomination's "opposition to and disappointment in the decision of the Boy Scouts of America to change its membership policy" to allow openly-homosexual members. The resolution does not require churches and families to sever their ties with the BSA, though it does ask that they "prayerfully assess their ...
    June 13, 2013 - The Christian Post
  • EU regulators put Visa Europe's antitrust concessions to rivals
    BRUSSELS (Reuters) - EU regulators asked Visa Europe's customers and rivals to assess its offer to cap inter-bank credit card fees at the same level as competitor MasterCard , a concession intended to end an antitrust investigation and avoid a possible fine. Visa Europe, which is the European licensee of Visa Inc. and is owned and operated by more than 3,700 European banks, found itself the ...
    June 13, 2013 - Reuters via Yahoo! News
Quotes

  • Ben Bernanke in Bloomberg
    It remains too early to assess the extent to which household and business spending will be affected,Bernanke said in a speech to the Economic Club of New York late yesterday.
  • John McCain in FOXNews
    I think those statements are wildly inaccurate, and there's no excuse for them,McCain said on ABC's "This Week." "The fact is that I think that Mr. Steele is going to have to assess as to whether he can still lead the Republican Party as...
  • Condoleezza Rice in USA Today
    We're going to take our time and assess what further consequences there should be to the relationship,Rice said.

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