Spanish translation of “rate”
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)
, impuestos municipales
índice de audiencia (televisión); clasificación, posición
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
tipo de cambio
I want to change some dollars into euros – what is the rate of exchange?