- Also called sur·vey·or's lev·el. an instrument for observing levels, having a sighting device, usually telescopic, and capable of being made precisely horizontal.
- an observation made with this instrument.
- spirit level.
- a discrete section in game design or narrative that ends with a culminating event, as a boss battle.
- character level.
- to take a level.
- to use a leveling instrument.
- Aeronautics. to maintain a constant altitude after a climb or descent.
- to become stable; reach a constant or limit.
- to make even or smooth.
- (in a video game or tabletop game) to obtain a higher character level or skill rank, or improve the quality or performance statistics of an object, as a weapon.
- to perform at a higher standard than expected, or show vast improvement: It’s possible for a small business to level up and land big clients.Your date is smokin’ hot—way to level up, bro!
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This study provides no actionable information about masking when used properly, with a high level of adherence with actually wearing the mask, and when high proportions of the population are masking up.That new study saying masks might not be effective? It has a few caveats.|Kate Baggaley|November 20, 2020|Popular-Science
Here, you can find the right level of challenge to match your solving skills.Three puzzles that are like CrossFit for your brain|John Kennedy|November 20, 2020|Popular-Science
Using a longer piece of tape will allow you to take things to the next level and cover some of the space above your cheeks.The best ways to stop a mask from fogging up your glasses, ranked|Sandra Gutierrez G.|November 18, 2020|Popular-Science
The data showed that people of all income groups reduced outings unrelated to work at roughly similar levels.Coronavirus cases are skyrocketing. Here’s what it will take to gain control|Tina Hesman Saey|November 11, 2020|Science News
Embodying our national vulnerability, he generated a level of national goodwill.Pete Buttigieg: Americans’ trust in the presidency can and will be rebuilt|jakemeth|November 10, 2020|Fortune
He did not mention any of the allegations levelled against Schabas.U.N. Gaza Investigator: 'Anti-Israel' Label Is a 'Slur'|Gideon Resnick|August 12, 2014|DAILY BEAST
Two Battalions racing due North along the coast and foothills with levelled bayonets.Gallipoli Diary, Volume I|Ian Hamilton
One powerful colonist alone refused to obey: Mem de Sa ordered his house to be surrounded and instantly levelled with the ground.Journal of a Voyage to Brazil|Maria Graham
Lawrence looked and saw Harry and Jack almost onto them, their revolvers levelled on Billy.The Courier of the Ozarks|Byron A. Dunn
An absolute battery of telescopes, like small artillery, was levelled at the approaching tug.The Floating Light of the Goodwin Sands|R.M. Ballantyne
The ship levelled off; the ball was thrust forward, and the thunder from the stern was deafening despite their insulated walls.Astounding Stories, May, 1931|Various
British Dictionary definitions for level
Derived forms of levellevelly, adverblevelness, noun
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In addition to the idioms beginning with level
- level best
- level off
- level with someone
- do one's (level) best
- on the level