Translation of "rate" - English-Polish dictionary

rate

noun [ C ] uk /reɪt/ us
HOW MANY

B2 how often something happens, or how many people something happens to

współczynnik
the birth rate
the rate of unemployment
MONEY

B2 a fixed amount of money given for something

stopa, stawka, kurs
the interest/exchange rate
rates of pay
SPEED

B2 the speed at which something happens

tempo
the rate of progress
at this rate

used before saying what will happen if a situation continues in the same way

w tym tempie , jak tak dalej pójdzie
At this rate we're not going to be there till midnight.
at any rate

used before saying one fact that is certain in a situation that you are generally not certain about

w każdym razie , tak czy siak
Well, at any rate we need her to be there.
first-/second-/third-rate

very good, bad, or very bad

pierwszorzędny/drugorzędny/trzeciorzędny → See also birth rate , exchange rate

(Translation of “rate noun” from the Cambridge English–Polish Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)