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English definition of “score”

score

verb [I/T] (WIN)   /skɔr, skoʊr/
to win or obtain a point or something else that gives you an advantage in a competitive activity, such as a sport, game, or test: [I] Has either team scored yet? [T] The Packers scored a touchdown with two minutes to go in the football game. [T] A student from Gettysburg scored a perfect 1600 points on the college entrance exam. [T] fig. He scored (= obtained) a deal with a recording label two years ago.
(Definition of score verb (WIN) from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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