/ (ɪˈvæljʊətɪv) /
of, denoting, or based on an act of evaluating
philosophy expressing an attitude or value judgment; emotive
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What does "scattergood" mean?
a person who acts as though he or she knows everything and who dismisses the opinions, comments, or suggestions of others.
a person who spends possessions or money extravagantly or wastefully; spendthrift.
a well-intentioned but naive and often ineffectual social or political reformer.TAKE THE QUIZ TO FIND OUT
Words nearby evaluative
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Example sentences from the Web for evaluative
The constant streams of evaluative data that teachers must generate present a similar irony.A Teacher Returns to the Classroom and Gets Schooled|Nick Romeo|September 1, 2014|DAILY BEAST
What is it about nostalgia that so effectively scrambles our evaluative faculties?