To establish and apply as compulsory
To make a judgment as to the worth or value of
take the measure of
She tried to assess how many there might be.
I'll come get you in the morning, so we can assess your skills.
I am here simply to assess what is in your brain.
We can send someone to assess what we can do there, too.
She felt him assess her before he pried her hand free and rested his there, sealing the wound.