Translation of "degree" - English-German dictionary


noun /diˈɡriː/

(an) amount or extent

der Grad
There is still a degree of uncertainty
This job requires a high degree of skill.

a unit of temperature

das Grad
20° (= 20 degrees) Celsius.

a unit by which angles are measured

der Grad
at an angle of 90° (= 90 degrees).

a title or certificate given by a university etc

die Würde, der Grad
He has a degree in chemistry.
by degrees


We reached the desired standard of efficiency by degrees.
to a degree

to a small extent

bis zu einem (bestimmten) Grad
I agree with you to a degree, but I have doubts about your conclusions.

(Translation of “degree” from the PASSWORD English–German Dictionary © 2014 K Dictionaries Ltd)