rating
Pronunciation
  • (British) IPA: /ˈɹeɪtɪŋ/
  • (America) IPA: /ˈɹeɪtɪŋ/, [ˈɹeɪɾɪŋ]

Verb
  1. present participle of rate#English|rate

Noun

rating (plural ratings)

  1. A position on a scale
  2. An evaluation of status, especially of financial status
    They have a poor credit rating.
  3. A number, letter, or other mark that refers to the ability of something.
    He has a high chess rating.
  4. (nautical) A seaman in a warship
  5. (nautical) The status of a seaman, corresponding to rank in officers.
    In the Royal Navy the ratings, in order, are: ordinary seaman, able seaman, leading seaman, petty officer and chief petty officer.
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