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1. grade

noun. ['ˈgreɪd'] a body of students who are taught together.

Synonyms

  • class
  • assemblage
  • section
  • course
  • master class
  • discussion section
  • form

Antonyms

  • sober
  • dejected
  • cyclone
  • depression

Etymology

  • grade (French)
  • gradus (Latin)

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Words that Rhyme with Grade

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  • underpaid
  • unafraid
  • serenade
  • portrayed
  • palisade
  • overstayed
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  • masquerade
  • lemonade
  • displayed
  • disobeyed
  • colonnade
  • brascade
  • usaid
  • unswayed
  • replayed
  • prepaid
  • persuade
  • overpaid
  • mislaid
  • mcquaide
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  • mcglade
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  • mcdade
  • marcade

Example sentences of the word grade


1. Noun, singular or mass
At the very least, it will hurt your grade on any writing assignment.

2. Adjective
A deck of playing cards is a versatile tool to help fifth grade students practice vital math concepts.

3. Verb, past tense
Fifth grade students develop understanding of concepts about numbers as part of their introduction to algebraic thinking.

Quotes containing the word grade


1. Sixth grade was a big time, in my childhood, of hoops and friendship, and coming up with funny things.
- Adam Sandler

2. [My mom's] funny that way, celebrating special occasions with blue food. I think it's her way of saying anything is possible. Percy can pass seventh grade. Waffles can be blue. Little miracles like that.
- Rick Riordan, The Sea of Monsters

3. The best way to measure how much you've grown isn't by inches or the number of laps you can now run around the track, or even your grade point average-- though those things are important, to be sure. It's what you've done with your time, how you've chosen to spend your days, and whom you've touched this year. That, to me, is the greatest measure of success.
- R.J. Palacio, Wonder

2. junior-grade

adjective. inferior in rank or status.

Synonyms

  • lowly
  • petty
  • subaltern
  • lower-ranking
  • secondary

Antonyms

  • old
  • insubordinate
  • terminal
  • superior

3. low-grade

adjective. of inferior quality.

Antonyms

  • best

4. top-grade

adjective. surpassing in quality.

Synonyms

  • best
  • top-quality

Antonyms

  • bad
  • comparable
  • side

5. grade-constructed

adjective. constructed at ground level.

Antonyms

  • subsurface

6. grade

noun. ['ˈgreɪd'] a relative position or degree of value in a graded group.

Synonyms

  • GCSE
  • rank
  • General Certificate of Secondary Education
  • A level
  • college level
  • biosafety level
  • level
  • O level

Antonyms

  • inferiority
  • superiority
  • low quality
  • high quality

Etymology

  • grade (French)
  • gradus (Latin)

7. grade

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

Synonyms

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

Antonyms

  • downgrade
  • infidelity
  • unfaithfulness
  • naturalness

Etymology

  • grade (French)
  • gradus (Latin)

8. grade

noun. ['ˈgreɪd'] the gradient of a slope or road or other surface.

Synonyms

  • slope
  • downgrade
  • upgrade
  • gradient
  • rise

Antonyms

  • tall
  • superior
  • up
  • elated

Etymology

  • grade (French)
  • gradus (Latin)

9. grade

noun. ['ˈgreɪd'] a number or letter indicating quality (especially of a student's performance).

Synonyms

  • rating
  • valuation
  • percentile
  • score
  • decile
  • grade point
  • centile
  • quartile
  • mark

Antonyms

  • loud
  • refined
  • short
  • down

Etymology

  • grade (French)
  • gradus (Latin)

10. grade

noun. ['ˈgreɪd'] a position on a scale of intensity or amount or quality.

Synonyms

  • low
  • high
  • intensiveness
  • amplitude level
  • immoderation
  • extreme
  • moderateness
  • highness
  • caliber
  • immoderateness
  • degree
  • intensity
  • calibre
  • sun protection factor
  • quality
  • grind
  • property
  • level
  • SPF
  • intense
  • depth
  • mild
  • lowness

Antonyms

  • immoderation
  • moderation
  • low
  • mild
  • high

Etymology

  • grade (French)
  • gradus (Latin)
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