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rate1

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pronunciation:
reIt
parts of speech:
noun, verb
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part of speech: noun
definition 1: a quantity measured with respect to another measured quantity.
He drives the race car at a rate of over two hundred miles per hour.She is paid at a rate of ten dollars per hour.
definition 2: the condition, grade, or quality of something.
The baseball team was first rate.
definition 3: price or cost.
The electric rate is high in this part of the country.
synonyms:
cost, price
 
part of speech: verb
inflections: rated, rates, rating
definition 1: to regard.
He rated the book as excellent.
synonyms:
regard
similar words:
consider, esteem, judge
definition 2: to put in a certain rank or order.
The judges rated the skaters.
synonyms:
grade, rank
similar words:
order
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