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Spanish translation of “rate”


noun /reit/
the number of occasions within a given period of time when something happens or is done a high (monthly) accident rate in a factory. the number or amount of something (in relation to something else); ratio There was a failure rate of one pupil in ten in the exam. the speed with which something happens or is done He works at a tremendous rate the rate of increase/expansion. the level (of pay), cost etc (of or for something) What is the rate of pay for this job? (usually in plural ) a tax, especially , in United Kingdom, paid by house-owners etc to help with the running of their town etc. rating noun (usually in plural ) the position of importance, popularity etc (of a person, thing etc) This television programme has had some very bad ratings recently. an ordinary sailor, as opposed to an officer. at this/that rate if this or if that is the case; if this or if that continues
en ese caso; a este paso
He says that he isn’t sure whether we’ll be allowed to finish, but at that rate we might as well not start.
rate of exchange noun (business) the relative values of the currencies of two or more countries I want to change some dollars into euros – what is the rate of exchange?
(Definition of rate from the Password English-Spanish Dictionary © 2013 K Dictionaries Ltd)

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