- a person who shares another's position, rank, or dignity.
- a person sitting beside another in an advisory capacity; an advisory associate.
- assessed value,
- assessment arrangements,
- asset value,
- asset-backed fund,
Origin of assessor
Examples from the Web for assessor
“There is a conceptual leap that the first assessor used,” Feldman said.
The Assessor rejoiced quietly in her delight, as she looked through the books and talked about them.The Home|Fredrika Bremer
Hiram Deem, having accomplished his work as assessor, and now being marshal, was instructed to collect the taxes.History of Linn County Iowa|Luther A. Brewer
The assessor acknowledged this service with his sweetest smile, and the most obliged expression of thanks.
I might come to be a sheriff, and an assessor of the high court, and indeed a lord-lieutenant, and a magnate of the empire!The Village Notary|Jzsef Etvs
The mayor is ex-officio the judge, but the presiding judge is an assessor appointed by the crown and paid by the corporation.
late 14c., from Old French assessor "assistant judge, assessor (in court)" (12c., Modern French assesseur) and directly from Latin assessor "an assistant, aid; an assistant judge," in Late Latin "one who assesses taxes," literally "a sitter-by," agent noun from past participle stem of assidere (see assess).