Definition for rating (2 of 4)
Definition for rating (3 of 4)
- a tax on property for some local purpose.
- any tax assessed and paid to a local government, as any city tax or district tax.
verb (used with object), rat·ed, rat·ing.
verb (used without object), rat·ed, rat·ing.
Origin of rate1
Definition for rating (4 of 4)
verb (used with or without object), rat·ed, rat·ing.
Origin of rate2
Related formsrat·er, noun
Examples from the Web for rating
However, first time Star Wars director J.J. Abrams has never made a film with any other rating.Juiciest ‘Star Wars: The Force Awakens’ Rumors (and Some Debunked Ones)|Rich Goldstein|January 3, 2015|DAILY BEAST
Sweden explores new frontiers in our misguided, foolish, pointless obsession with rating and censoring entertainment.
Critics swooned, with the Los Angeles Daily News giving it an “A” rating.‘The Prince of Chocolate City’: When Gil Scott-Heron Became A Music Icon|Marcus Baram|November 15, 2014|DAILY BEAST
Generally, the better the rating, the lower the borrowing cost for the issuer.
We need leaders at every level — state, local and federal — to understand the lives of women matter more than their NRA rating.Use Your Vote to Take Stand Against Domestic Violence|Shannon Watts|October 16, 2014|DAILY BEAST
Mr. Chorlton deals clearly and concisely with the whole subject of rating and land values.The Great Civil War in Lancashire (1642-1651)|Ernest Broxap
A great deal is due to you, I know; but I can't pay a jot of it while you go on rating my father like a madman.'The Adventures of Harry Richmond, Complete|George Meredith
We all have a rating here, and we could not get here without it.Jane Allen: Center|Edith Bancroft
For a Master Pilot of the World does not get his rating on vain boasts.Astounding Stories, August, 1931|Various
The rating she has just given me for my speech of last night!Lady Rose's Daughter|Mrs. Humphry Ward
British Dictionary definitions for rating (1 of 4)
British Dictionary definitions for rating (2 of 4)
British Dictionary definitions for rating (3 of 4)
- a price or charge with reference to a standard or scalerate of interest; rate of discount
- (as modifier)a rate card
- relative quality; class or grade
- (in combination)first-rate ideas
verb (mainly tr)
Word Origin for rate
British Dictionary definitions for rating (4 of 4)
Word Origin for rate
Medicine definitions for rating
Idioms and Phrases with rating
see at any rate; at this rate; x-rated.