1) Examining someone/something to judge their qualities, success or needs.
Synonyms: analyze, access
Apprise : to inform
Usage of Appraise:
1)Frequent appraisals of a company's performance is a hallmark of good management.
2)The government should appraise the public needs
3) Teachers were asked to appraise their own performance after every session.
Usage of Apprise:
1) The president has been apprised of the situation.