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rate

noun [C]     /reɪt/
HOW MANY
B2 how often something happens, or how many people something happens to показатель, размер, уровень the birth rate the rate of unemploymentWeighing and measuring
MONEY
B2 a fixed amount of money given for something ставка, курс, расценка the interest/exchange rate rates of payGeneral words for amounts of moneyLarge amounts of moneySmall amounts of money
SPEED
B2 the speed at which something happens скорость, темп the rate of progressSpeed of motion
at this rate
used before saying what will happen if a situation continues in the same way такими темпами At this rate we're not going to be there till midnight.Similar and the sameDescribing people with the same qualities
at any rate
used before saying one fact that is certain in a situation that you are generally not certain about в любом случае Well, at any rate we need her to be there.Connecting words which express a contrast
first-/second-/third-rate
very good, bad, or very bad первоклассный/второразрядный/третьеразрядный a first-rate hotel →  See also birth rate , exchange rate Extremely goodNot of good qualityRubbish and wasteInformal words for bad
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