Definition of Rates. Meaning of Rates. Synonyms of Rates

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Definition of Rates

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Rate Rate, v. t. & i. [Perh. fr. E. rate, v. t., to value at a certain rate, to estimate, but more prob. fr. Sw. rata to find fault, to blame, to despise, to hold cheap; cf. Icel. hrat refuse, hrati rubbish.] To chide with vehemence; to scold; to censure violently. --Spencer. Go, rate thy minions, proud, insulting boy! --Shak. Conscience is a check to beginners in sin, reclaiming them from it, and rating them for it. --Barrow.
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Rate Rate, v. i. 1. To be set or considered in a class; to have rank; as, the ship rates as a ship of the line. 2. To make an estimate.
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Rate Rate, v. t. [imp. & p. p. Rated; p. pr. & vb. n. Rating.] 1. To set a certain estimate on; to value at a certain price or degree. To rate a man by the nature of his companions is a rule frequent indeed, but not infallible. --South. You seem not high enough your joys to rate. --Dryden. 2. To assess for the payment of a rate or tax. 3. To settle the relative scale, rank, position, amount, value, or quality of; as, to rate a ship; to rate a seaman; to rate a pension. 4. To ratify. [Obs.] ``To rate the truce.' --Chapman. To rate a chronometer, to ascertain the exact rate of its gain or loss as compared with true time, so as to make an allowance or computation depended thereon. Syn: To value; appraise; estimate; reckon.

Meaning of Rates from wikipedia

- Rate or rates may refer to: Rates (tax), a type of taxation system in the United Kingdom used to fund local government Exchange rate, rate at which one...
- possible to obtain exact mortality rates, so epidemiologists use estimation to predict correct mortality rates. Mortality rates are usually difficult to predict...
- 2007, the Central Bank of Zimbabwe increased interest rates for borrowing to 800%. The interest rates on prime credits in the late 1970s and early 1980s...
- government authorities levy annual taxes, which are called council rates or shire rates. The basis on which these charges can be calculated varies from state...
- of GDP List of countries by inheritance tax rates Tax Freedom Day Tax haven Tax rates in Europe VAT rates around the world Welfare state Businesses with...
- rates of firing by various proprioreceptors located in muscles, joint capsules, and tendons. The cardiovascular centres monitor these increased rates...
- cap rates (financing and depreciation are ignored), this is often referred to under various terms, including simply income. Capitalization rates, or cap...
- adolescent birth rate continues to decline. In 2013, teenage birth rates in the U.S. were at the lowest level in U.S. history. Teen birth rates in the U.S....
- theaters show their silent films at higher frame rates than they were filmed at. These frame rates were enough for the sense of motion, but it was perceived...
- large bit rates, SI prefixes (also known as metric prefixes or decimal prefixes) are used, thus: Binary prefixes are sometimes used for bit rates. The International...
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