- Rate implies assignment of comparative value, quality, etc. he is rated the best in his field See also syn. study at calculate.
- Evaluate also connotes an attempt at an exact judgment, but rarely with reference to value in terms of money let us evaluate the evidence
- Appraise implies the aim of giving an accurate or expert judgment, as of value or worth to appraise a new house
- Estimate , in this comparison, refers broadly to the forming of a personal opinion or judgment