• a magnitude or frequency relative to a time unit;
    • "they traveled at a rate of 55 miles per hour"
    • "the rate of change was faster than expected"
  • amount of a charge or payment relative to some basis;
    • "a 10-minute phone call at that rate would cost $5"
  • the relative speed of progress or change;
    • "he works at a great rate"
    • "the pace of events accelerated"
  • a quantity or amount or measure considered as a proportion of another quantity or amount or measure;
    • "the literacy rate"
    • "the retention rate"
    • "the dropout rate"
  • assign a rank or rating to;
    • "The restaurant is rated highly in the food guide"
  • be worthy of or have a certain rating;
    • "This bond rates highly"
  • estimate the value of;
    • "How would you rate his chances to become President?"
    • "Gold was rated highly among the Romans"
  • RATE v RATED, RATING, RATES to estimate the value of

Scrabble Score: 4

rate is a valid Scrabble (US) TWL word

rate is a valid Scrabble Word in Merriam-Webster MW Dictionary

rate is a valid Scrabble Word in International Collins CSW Dictionary

Words With Friends Score: 4

rate is a valid Words With Friends word