Definitions For Rate


  • The relative speed of progress or change
  • Amount of a charge or payment relative to some basis
  • A quantity or amount or measure considered as a proportion of another quantity or amount or measure
  • A magnitude or frequency relative to a time unit


  • Assign a rank or rating to
  • Estimate the value of
  • Be worthy of or have a certain rating
  • The speed at which something happens over a particular period of time
  • The number of times something happens or is done during a particular period of time
  • An amount that is paid : a price or amount to be paid that is set according to a scale or standard

Is Rate a Scrabble Word?

Words With Friends YES
Scrabble US YES
Scrabble UK YES
English International (SOWPODS) YES
Scrabble Global YES
Enable1 Dictionary YES

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Words with Friends

The word Rate is worth 4 points in Scrabble and 4 points in Words with Friends

Examples of Rate in a Sentence

  • The cold weather meant a slower growing rate for many crops.
  • At the rate we're moving, it will be morning before we arrive.
  • People work at different rates.

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