a quantity such as value, cost, or speed, measured by its relation to some other amount
a charge or payment fixed according to a standard scale
a local tax paid in Britain by owners of buildings for locally provided services
of the second-rate team
put a value on; value for the purpose of assessing rates on
consider; regard as
place in certain class
"they traveled at a rate of 55 miles per hour"
"the rate of change was faster than expected"
"a 10-minute phone call at that rate would cost $5"
"he lived at a fast pace"
"he works at a great rate"
"the pace of events accelerated"
"the literacy rate"
"the retention rate"
"the dropout rate"
"how would you rank these students?"
"The restaurant is rated highly in the food guide"
"This bond rates highly"
"How would you rate his chances to become President?"
"Gold was rated highly among the Romans"
They mightily prize them and set a great rate upon them.
出自： M. Hale
Each job was rated on a five-point scale.
出自： M. Mitchell
He had the modesty of a good fellow..and he rated himself too low.
出自： G. Greene
Do you rate Haas among your friends?
Would you rate her with the best of the bunch?
Would you rate the car with the fastest?