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1. birth

noun. ['ˈbɝːθ'] the time when something begins (especially life).

Synonyms

  • commencement
  • outset
  • starting time
  • showtime
  • kickoff
  • offset
  • first
  • cradle
  • life
  • lifetime
  • life-time
  • lifespan
  • start
  • get-go

Antonyms

  • end
  • death
  • dissuade
  • dishonor

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Example sentences of the word birth-rate


1. Noun Phrase
In 2016, the teen birth rate in the United States dropped 9 percent compared to the previous year.

2. birth

noun. ['ˈbɝːθ'] the event of being born.

Synonyms

  • posthumous birth
  • alteration
  • nativity
  • renascence
  • rebirth
  • change
  • modification
  • reincarnation
  • delivery
  • nascence
  • nascency

Antonyms

  • death
  • anovulation
  • nondevelopment
  • ovulation

3. birth

noun. ['ˈbɝːθ'] the process of giving birth.

Synonyms

  • labour
  • organic process
  • childbirth
  • accouchement
  • calving
  • parturition
  • lying-in
  • vaginal birth
  • farrow
  • childbed
  • laying
  • childbearing
  • incubation
  • farrowing
  • confinement
  • biological process
  • egg laying
  • birthing
  • reproduction
  • hatch
  • travail
  • brooding
  • parturiency
  • hatching
  • giving birth

Antonyms

  • girl
  • female child
  • refrain
  • exclude

4. birth

noun. ['ˈbɝːθ'] the kinship relation of an offspring to the parents.

Synonyms

  • family relationship
  • parentage
  • kinship

Antonyms

  • stay in place
  • lose
  • precede
  • abstain

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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