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Princeton's WordNet

  1. rates(noun)

    a local tax on property (usually used in the plural)


  1. rates(Noun)

    (British or Australian) Taxes, usually on property, levelled by local government.


  1. Rates

    Rates is a Portuguese parish and a former township located in the municipality of Póvoa de Varzim. In the census of 2001, it had a population of 2,539 inhabitants and a total area of 13.88 square kilometres. The township has records dating to the 13th century and, still today, it preserves landmarks such as the townsquare and a well-preserved and notable Romanesque temple.

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  1. Spoken Corpus Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'rates' in Spoken Corpus Frequency: #850

  2. Written Corpus Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'rates' in Written Corpus Frequency: #1418

Anagrams for rates »

  1. arste, aster, resat, setar, stare, tares, tarse, Taser, taser, tears, teras

  2. Arste

  3. Taser

How to pronounce rates?

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  1. rates


  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of rates in Chaldean Numerology is: 6

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of rates in Pythagorean Numerology is: 9

Examples of rates in a Sentence

  1. Chris Zaccarelli:

    The Fed clearly will not raise interest rates, but I think you will see a slight move in position where The Fed is going to suggest that they are looking to raise rates at least once this year.

  2. David Arno:

    There is the potential for Q2 U.S. crude exports to Asia to be higher year-on-year if the WTI/Brent spread remains in the range it has in recent months and with the lower freight rates, there are a few variables, though, with the ongoing U.S-China trade war and the potential for the waivers for Iranian crude exports to Asian countries to not be extended.

  3. Deborah Arnott:

    Tobacco manufacturers are some of the most profitable companies on earth ; they can easily afford the costs of radical action to drive down smoking rates.

  4. Bill Janeway:

    We are in an environment of extraordinary low interest rates, of enormous quantities of liquidity looking for a return.

  5. Marshall Burke:

    So we take a specific location and we take a specific month, and we compare cooler versions of that month to hotter versions of that month, and we ask,' Are suicide rates different during those two months ?' We indeed find that they are.

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