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Meaning of “score” - Learner’s Dictionary

score

verb [I, T]
 
 
/skɔːr/
B1 to get points in a game or test: He scored just before half-time to put Liverpool 2-1 ahead.Scoring, winning and losing in sportWinning and defeatingLosing and being defeated
(Definition of score verb from the Cambridge Learner’s Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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