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Overview of noun level

The noun level has 8 senses? (first 6 from tagged texts)
1. (69) degree, grade, level

(a position on a scale of intensity or amount or quality; "a moderate grade of intelligence"; "a high level of care is required"; "it is all a matter of degree")

2. (22) grade, level, tier

(a relative position or degree of value in a graded group; "lumber of the highest grade")

3. (15) degree, level, stage, point

(a specific identifiable position in a continuum or series or especially in a process; "a remarkable degree of frankness"; "at what stage are the social sciences?")

4. (5) level

(height above ground; "the water reached ankle level"; "the pictures were at the same level")

5. (1) level, spirit level

(indicator that establishes the horizontal when a bubble is centered in a tube of liquid)

6. (1) horizontal surface, level

(a flat surface at right angles to a plumb line; "park the car on the level")

7. level, layer, stratum

(an abstract place usually conceived as having depth; "a good actor communicates on several levels"; "a simile has at least two layers of meaning"; "the mind functions on many strata simultaneously")

8. floor, level, storey, story

(a structure consisting of a room or set of rooms at a single position along a vertical scale; "what level is the office on?")


Overview of verb level

The verb level has 6 senses? (first 3 from tagged texts)
1. (4) level

(aim at; "level criticism or charges at somebody")

2. (1) level, raze, rase, dismantle, tear down, take down, pull down

(tear down so as to make flat with the ground; "The building was levelled")

3. (1) flush, level, even out, even

(make level or straight; "level the ground")

4. charge, level, point

(direct into a position for use; "point a gun"; "He charged his weapon at me")

5. level

(talk frankly with; lay it on the line; "I have to level with you")

6. level, level off

(become level or even; "The ground levelled off")


Overview of adj level

The adj level has 5 senses? (first 4 from tagged texts)
1. (3) flat, level, plane

(having a surface without slope, tilt in which no part is higher or lower than another; "a flat desk"; "acres of level farmland"; "a plane surface"; "skirts sewn with fine flat seams")

2. (1) level, unwavering

(not showing abrupt variations; "spoke in a level voice"; "she gave him a level look"- Louis Auchincloss)

3. (1) level

(being on a precise horizontal plane; "a billiard table must be level")

4. (1) level

(oriented at right angles to the plumb; "the picture is level")

5. tied, even, level

(of the score in a contest; "the score is tied")

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