Focus on the pronunciation of reappraisal
English definition of “reappraisal”
/ˌriːəˈpreɪzəl/ noun [C or U]
› the process of examining a situation or activity again in order to make changes to it, for example in order to make it more modern or effective: a reappraisal of sth Extra funding necessary to cope with the impact of climate change could be raised through a reappraisal of environmental priorities.call for/force/prompt a reappraisal of sth Demand for technology stocks has forced a reappraisal of investor attitudes towards the financial services sector. Vets in Europe have called for a radical reappraisal of farming methods throughout the European Union.
› the process of changing a calculation of the financial value of something, for example because of increases in price or interest rates: A reappraisal of all residential property in New Orleans was ordered by the Tax Commission. Current tax rates will remain the same pending reappraisal.