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level

lev·el

level

 
 
pronunciation:
le vl
parts of speech:
adjective, noun
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part of speech: adjective
definition 1: having a flat, even surface.
The ground here is level and easy to walk on.
synonyms:
even, flat, smooth
antonyms:
uneven
similar words:
straight
definition 2: being of the same height or position as another thing.
The paintings should be level with each other.
synonyms:
equal, even, same
similar words:
alike, identical
 
part of speech: noun
definition 1: position in height, stage, or rank.
People have different levels of ability in sports.The level of the water in the river was high after the rain.
synonyms:
grade, stage, status
similar words:
standard, station
definition 2: a tool that shows if a surface is parallel to the ground.
 
derivations: levelly (adv.), levelness (n.)
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