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Python eval() Function

The python eval() function parses the expression passed to it and runs python expression(code) within the program.

Signature

Parameters

expression - The string is parsed and evaluated as a Python expression.

globals (optional) - A dictionary that specifies the available global methods and variables.

locals (optional) - It is an another dictionary which is commonly used for mapping type in Python.

Return

It returns the result evaluated from the expression.

Python eval() Function Example 1

The below example shows the working of eval():

Output:

6

Explanation: In the above example, we take an integer variable named x, and eval() function parses the expression and returns result evaluated from the expression.


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