Synonyms for rate

Synonyms for (noun) rate

Synonyms: rate, pace

Definition: the relative speed of progress or change

Usage: he lived at a fast pace; he works at a great rate; the pace of events accelerated

Similar words: temporal property

Definition: a property relating to time


Synonyms: rate, charge per unit

Definition: amount of a charge or payment relative to some basis

Usage: a 10-minute phone call at that rate would cost $5

Similar words: charge

Definition: the price charged for some article or service

Usage: the admission charge


Synonyms: rate

Definition: a quantity or amount or measure considered as a proportion of another quantity or amount or measure

Usage: the literacy rate; the retention rate; the dropout rate

Similar words: proportion

Definition: the quotient obtained when the magnitude of a part is divided by the magnitude of the whole


Synonyms: rate

Definition: a magnitude or frequency relative to a time unit

Usage: they traveled at a rate of 55 miles per hour; the rate of change was faster than expected

Similar words: magnitude relation, quantitative relation

Definition: a relation between magnitudes

Synonyms for (verb) rate

Synonyms: place, range, rank, rate, grade, order

Definition: assign a rank or rating to

Usage: how would you rank these students?; The restaurant is rated highly in the food guide

Similar words: evaluate, judge, pass judgment

Definition: form a critical opinion of

Usage: I cannot judge some works of modern art; How do you evaluate this grant proposal? We shouldn't pass judgment on other people


Synonyms: value, rate

Definition: estimate the value of

Usage: How would you rate his chances to become President?; Gold was rated highly among the Romans

Similar words: assess, appraise, measure, valuate, value, evaluate

Definition: evaluate or estimate the nature, quality, ability, extent, or significance of

Usage: I will have the family jewels appraised by a professional; access all the factors when taking a risk


Synonyms: rate

Definition: be worthy of or have a certain rating

Usage: This bond rates highly

Similar words: be

Definition: have the quality of being; (copula, used with an adjective or a predicate noun)

Usage: John is rich; This is not a good answer