from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition
- transitive v. To set a value for; appraise.
from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License
- v. To estimate the value of something; to appraise or to make a valuation.
from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- To place a value on; compute the value of; appraise.
from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.
- v. evaluate or estimate the nature, quality, ability, extent, or significance of
One of the major things that we library and info types teach people who are going to go out on the web is to valuate their sources.
Our economy can either await the correction in the federal legislature, or import workers to valuate surburbia up.
They have also invested in developing new measures of carbon emissions in order to benchmark progress in this area and valuate firms.
Physical units are also necessary to valuate those flows.
Last but not least, the shop permits all its customers to valuate and review products: this is a great because permits other customers to better understand what they are buying.
Now how do the Wall Street folks who are trying to buy and sell these mortgages valuate mortgages that they don't have any idea what they're worth anymore?
While I can rant all day about Wall Street – the insane tendency to over-valuate, the shortsighted emphasis on growing quarterly profits, the stupefying amount it pays out in bonuses – but this is really about something much more fundamental, namely why do we accept gambling on the economy as a practical way of doing business?
And did you valuate Amptoons the cartoon before deciding what a good offer for Amptoons.com would be?
You can be as fervent for social justice as you wish, but the ability to valuate work is a functional requirement of all economies, not just capitalist ones.
Kong Chan suggested a couple simple ways to valuate Dragon Airline.