“The same company that used to pay my rate is now trying to get me to do a scene for $600 dollars,” she says.
And yes, I understand that lawsuits against the White House rate as more newsworthy than lawsuits against the Supreme Court.
The CDC points to the rate at which the cases are increasing as evidence that the numbers are too low.
And the loss continues at the rate of a football-field-sized plot of land every 50 minutes.
Democrats should ALL say, EVERY time with ZERO exceptions, "We want to raise the rate on dollars earned above $250,000."
She understood that he knew, or at any rate had his suspicions.
We kept her going at this rate till noon, and I had the wheel during the time.
Nothing more should be said about the money,—at any rate for the present.
I calculated that this rate of speed would keep her about stationary on the water.
I have never done you any wrong—not wittingly and willfully, at any rate.
"estimated value or worth," early 15c., from Old French rate "price, value" and directly from Medieval Latin rata (pars) "fixed (amount)," from Latin rata "fixed, settled," fem. past participle of reri "to reckon, think" (see reason (n.)). Meaning "degree of speed" (prop. ratio between distance and time) is attested from 1650s. Currency exchange sense first recorded 1727. First-rate, second-rate, etc. are 1640s, from British Navy division of ships into six classes based on size and strength. Phrase at any rate originally (1610s) meant "at any cost;" weakened sense of "at least" is attested by 1760.
"to scold," late 14c., probably from Old French reter "to impute blame, accuse, find fault with," from Latin reputare "to count over, reflect," in Vulgar Latin, "to impute, blame" (see reputation). Related: Rated; rating.
"estimate the worth or value of," mid-15c., from rate (n.). Intransitive sense of "have a certain value, rank, or standing" is from 1809; specifically as "have high value" from 1928. Related: Rated; rating.
rate 1 (rāt)
A quantity measured with respect to another measured quantity.
A measure of a part with respect to a whole; a proportion.