Antonyms

1. metabolic

adjective. ['ˌmɛtəˈbɑːlɪk'] undergoing metamorphosis.

Antonyms

  • ametabolous

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Words that Rhyme with Basal Metabolic Rate

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  • intrastate
  • interrelate
  • disinflate
  • demodulate
  • translate
  • stagflate
  • reinstate
  • procreate
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  • conjugate
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  • underrate
  • tri-state
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Example sentences of the word basal-metabolic-rate


1. Noun Phrase
The number of calories you need to maintain your basal metabolic rate depends on your age and gender.

2. Noun Phrase
Increasing lean muscle mass boosts your basal metabolic rate to burn fat around the clock.

3. Noun Phrase
Net calorie burn is the amount of calories expended during a run minus your basal metabolic rate.

4. Noun Phrase
How many calories you burn depends on your basal metabolic rate.

2. basal

adjective. ['ˈbeɪsəl'] serving as or forming a base.

Synonyms

  • basic

Antonyms

  • unimportant
  • derived

Etymology

  • -al (English)
  • base (English)
  • bas (Old French (842-ca. 1400))

3. basal

adjective. ['ˈbeɪsəl'] especially of leaves; located at the base of a plant or stem; especially arising directly from the root or rootstock or a root-like stem.

Antonyms

  • last

Etymology

  • -al (English)
  • base (English)
  • bas (Old French (842-ca. 1400))

4. basal

adjective. ['ˈbeɪsəl'] of primary importance.

Synonyms

  • essential

Antonyms

  • secondary
  • unoriginal

Etymology

  • -al (English)
  • base (English)
  • bas (Old French (842-ca. 1400))

5. rate

noun. ['ˈreɪt'] a magnitude or frequency relative to a time unit.

Synonyms

  • deathrate
  • pace
  • oftenness
  • THz
  • rate of flow
  • kilohertz
  • words per minute
  • gigacycle per second
  • dose rate
  • fatality rate
  • MHz
  • acceleration
  • gigacycle
  • growth rate
  • metabolic rate
  • deceleration
  • kph
  • kilometres per hour
  • attrition rate
  • hertz
  • flow rate
  • pulse rate
  • sed rate
  • mortality rate
  • megahertz
  • miles per hour
  • erythrocyte sedimentation rate
  • km/h
  • megacycle
  • quantitative relation
  • Mc
  • rev
  • respiratory rate
  • bps
  • death rate
  • heart rate
  • mph
  • kilocycle per second
  • cps
  • gigahertz
  • sampling rate
  • GHz
  • wpm
  • magnitude relation
  • ESR
  • cycles/second
  • kHz
  • rpm
  • gait
  • rate of respiration
  • speed
  • rate of return
  • sedimentation rate
  • crime rate
  • rate of inflation
  • pulse
  • Hz
  • birth rate
  • frequence
  • bits per second
  • birthrate
  • terahertz
  • mortality
  • tempo
  • spacing
  • kilometers per hour
  • inflation rate
  • kc
  • flux
  • frequency
  • megacycle per second
  • Gc
  • data rate
  • natality
  • cycle
  • velocity
  • jerk
  • rate of attrition
  • rate of growth
  • solar constant
  • kilocycle
  • flow
  • fertility
  • revolutions per minute
  • fertility rate

Antonyms

  • acceleration
  • walk
  • push
  • pull

Etymology

  • raten (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • hrata (Old Norse)

6. rate

noun. ['ˈreɪt'] amount of a charge or payment relative to some basis.

Synonyms

  • linage
  • payment rate
  • installment rate
  • freight rate
  • pay rate
  • rate of pay
  • depreciation rate
  • lineage
  • excursion rate
  • freightage
  • rate of depreciation
  • room rate
  • footage
  • rate of exchange
  • interest rate
  • rate of payment
  • freight
  • exchange rate
  • charge
  • charge per unit
  • tax rate
  • repayment rate

Antonyms

  • decelerate
  • immortality
  • permanence
  • distribution

Etymology

  • raten (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • hrata (Old Norse)

7. rate

verb. ['ˈreɪt'] assign a rank or rating to.

Synonyms

  • superordinate
  • rank
  • shortlist
  • judge
  • range
  • prioritise
  • place
  • pass judgment
  • downgrade
  • upgrade
  • order
  • prioritize
  • reorder
  • sequence
  • grade
  • seed
  • evaluate

Antonyms

  • downgrade
  • ebb
  • influx
  • inflow

Etymology

  • raten (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • hrata (Old Norse)

8. rate

verb. ['ˈreɪt'] be worthy of or have a certain rating.

Antonyms

  • fruitlessness

Etymology

  • raten (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • hrata (Old Norse)

9. rate

verb. ['ˈreɪt'] estimate the value of.

Synonyms

  • evaluate
  • measure
  • assess
  • appraise
  • revalue
  • valuate

Antonyms

  • efflux
  • motionlessness
  • sterile
  • infertility

Etymology

  • raten (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • hrata (Old Norse)

10. rate

noun. ['ˈreɪt'] the relative speed of progress or change.

Synonyms

  • speed
  • beat
  • unhurriedness
  • deliberateness
  • rapidity
  • speediness
  • sluggishness
  • deliberation
  • fastness
  • pace
  • slowness
  • swiftness
  • rapidness
  • quickness
  • temporal property

Antonyms

  • ride
  • decrease
  • linger
  • slow

Etymology

  • raten (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • hrata (Old Norse)
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