The definition of a test is an examination or an evaluation.(noun)
An example of test is the written and driving exams given before issuing a driver's license.
Test means an exam or evaluation.(adjective)
An example of test is the term for a group taking part in an exam or experiment.
Test is defined as to participate in or administer an exam or evaluation.(verb)
An example of test is to give students 50 multiple choice questions on history and then grade them.
See test in Webster's New World College Dictionary
Origin: ME, a cupel < OFr, a pot, cupel < L testum, earthen vessel < testa, piece of burned clay, shell < IE base *tekth-, to weave, join > Sans tašta, cup, Gr tektōn, carpenter: mod. meaning from use of the cupel in examining metals
Origin: L testa: see test
See test in American Heritage Dictionary 4
Origin: Middle English, cupel
Origin: , from Old French, pot
Origin: , from Latin testū, testum.
Origin: Latin testa, shell.
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