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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
(Definition of rate noun from the Cambridge English-Russian Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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