1. 〔批判〕(a) criticism,〔書物の〕a review ((of)); 〔新聞・雑誌などにのる短評〕a notice (▼mixed notices, rave noticesのように複数形で用いることが多い)

    批評する 〔批判する〕criticize,((英)) criticise ((for)) (▼that節は用いない); 〔論評する〕comment ((on)); 〔書評を書く〕review

    • この作品は批評の価値がない
    • This work is 「beneath criticism [not worth commenting on].
    • この本の批評を頼まれた
    • 〔意見を〕He asked my opinion of this book./〔書評を〕I was asked to review [write a review of] this book.
    • この小説は暗すぎると批評された
    • This novel was criticized 「as being too gloomy [for its gloominess].
    • みなあれこれと私の帽子を批評した
    • They all commented variously on [about] my hat.
    • 社長は計画に何の批評もしなかった
    • The president made no comment on the plan.
    • 外国人は日本の家屋が狭いとよく批評する
    • Foreigners often say [remark] (that) Japanese houses are too small./Foreigners often remark on the smallness of Japanese houses.
  1. 批評家 a critic; 〔書物の〕a reviewer
  1. 批評眼 ((have)) a critical eye ((for))