The separation of an intellectual or material whole into its constituent parts for individual study.
A critical evaluation or analysis, especially one dealing with works of art or literature.
(A) finding fault; calling attention to defects
An adverse remark or criticism:
An example of criticism, sense 1
A general or comprehensive view:
Responsibility for a fault or wrong
A statement presented in opposition:
The act of assessing; appraisal.
The definition of a cavil is a silly or petty objection.
A written note intended as an explanation, illustration, or criticism of a passage in a book or other writing; an annotation.
Unfavorable opinion; condemnation
The process of evaluating something or an instance of this
(Informal) Excessive or abusive criticism.
An opinion or estimate
A judgment or estimate formed by guessing; conjecture; surmise
The definition of a supposition is an assumption.
(Archaic) A reason for praise; merit.
The definition of a compliment is the act of giving praise.
Judicial or ecclesiastical sentence or reprimand; condemnatory judgment.
The reporting of a person to the authorities for possible criminal prosecution.
The definition of a pan is a container used for cooking. It can also refer to a certain amount of an item which a pan will hold.
Respectful attention or consideration:
An attorney's formal, usually written statement giving an assessment of how the law should be or is likely to be applied in a particular situation.
Evaluative and critical discourse
disapproval expressed by pointing out faults or shortcomings
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