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Definitions of rate:
  • noun:   amount of a charge or payment relative to some basis
    Example: "A 10-minute phone call at that rate would cost $5"
  • noun:   a magnitude or frequency relative to a time unit
    Example: "They traveled at a rate of 55 miles per hour"
  • noun:   the relative speed of progress or change
    Example: "He works at a great rate"
  • verb:   be worthy of or have a certain rating
    Example: "This bond rates highly"
  • verb:   assign a rank or rating to
    Example: "The restaurant is rated highly in the food guide"
  • verb:   estimate the value of
    Example: "How would you rate his chances to become President?"

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