What does rating mean?

Definitions for rating
ˈreɪ tɪŋrat·ing

Here are all the possible meanings and translations of the word rating.

Princeton's WordNet

  1. evaluation, valuation, rating(noun)

    an appraisal of the value of something

    "he set a high valuation on friendship"

  2. evaluation, rating(noun)

    act of ascertaining or fixing the value or worth of

  3. rating(noun)

    standing or position on a scale

  4. military rank, military rating, paygrade, rating(noun)

    rank in a military organization


  1. rating(Noun)

    A position on a scale

  2. rating(Noun)

    An evaluation of status, especially of financial status

    They have a poor credit rating.

  3. rating(Noun)

    A number, letter, or other mark that refers to the ability of something.

    He has a high chess rating.

  4. rating(Noun)

    A seaman in a warship

  5. rating(Noun)

    The status of a seaman, corresponding to rank in officers.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Rating

    of Rate


  1. Rating

    The Rating of an electrical appliance indicates the voltage at which the appliance is designed to work and the current consumption at that voltage. These figures are usually displayed on a rating plate attached to the appliance, e.g. 230 volts, 3 amperes. The rating of the appliance is the Power it consumes. Power is measured in Watts and is the product of volts and amperes. The example above would have a rating of 690 Watts.

Dictionary of Nautical Terms

  1. rating

    The station a person holds on the ship's books.

British National Corpus

  1. Nouns Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'rating' in Nouns Frequency: #2070

Anagrams for rating »

  1. taring

  2. gratin

How to pronounce rating?

  1. Alex
    US English

How to say rating in sign language?

  1. rating


  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of rating in Chaldean Numerology is: 7

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of rating in Pythagorean Numerology is: 6

Examples of rating in a Sentence

  1. Julian Castro:

    That's unfortunate and it's one of the reasons Congress has a 19% approval rating.

  2. John Richardson:

    We have learned from you, and so effective immediately, all rating names are restored.

  3. Kim Eng Tan:

    But even in this scenario, we are unlikely to change our rating in the next year or two.

  4. Mansueto Almedia:

    This a bill that the government cannot pay, this raises the risk of our rating being downgraded.

  5. Wei Fengchun:

    We continue to give a low rating to the market, holding a relatively bearish view on price trends.

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