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score

 
Noun score has 11 senses
  1. mark, grade, score - a number or letter indicating quality (especially of a student's performance); "she made good marks in algebra"; "grade A milk"; "what was your score on your homework?"
    --1 is a kind of evaluation, valuation, rating
    --1 has particulars: grade point; percentile, centile; decile; quartile
    Derived forms: verb score7, verb score6
  2. score, musical score - a written form of a musical composition; parts for different instruments appear on separate staves on large pages; "he studied the score of the sonata"
    --2 is a kind of sheet music
    --2 has parts: musical notation
    Derived form: verb score4
  3. score - a number that expresses the accomplishment of a team or an individual in a game or contest; "the score was 7 to 0"
    --3 is a kind of
    number
    --3 has part: point
    --3 has particulars:
     bowling score; football score; baseball score; basketball score; birdie; bogey; double-bogey; duck, duck's egg; eagle; double eagle; game; love; match; par
    Derived form: verb score1
  4. score - a set of twenty members; "a score were sent out but only one returned"
    --4 is a kind of
    set
  5. score, account - grounds; "don't do it on my account"; "the paper was rejected on account of its length"; "he tried to blame the victim but his success on that score was doubtful"
    --5 is a kind of reason, ground
  6. score - the facts about an actual situation; "he didn't know the score"
    --6 is a kind of
    fact
  7. score - an amount due (as at a restaurant or bar); "add it to my score and I'll settle later"
    --7 is a kind of
    debt
  8. score, scotch - a slight surface cut (especially a notch that is made to keep a tally)
    --8 is a kind of incision, scratch, prick, slit, dent
    Derived form: verb score2
  9. grudge, score, grievance - a resentment strong enough to justify retaliation; "holding a grudge"; "settling a score"
    --9 is a kind of resentment, bitterness, gall, rancor, rancour
  10. score - the act of scoring in a game or sport; "the winning score came with less than a minute left to play"
    --10 is a kind of
    success
    --10 has particulars:
     bull's eye; goal; strike, ten-strike; spare; open frame, break; safety; touchdown; field goal; conversion; run, tally; basket, field goal; hat trick; break, break of serve; equalizer
    Derived form: verb score1
  11. sexual conquest, score - a seduction culminating in sexual intercourse; "calling his seduction of the girl a `score' was a typical example of male slang"
    --11 is a kind of seduction, conquest
    Derived form: verb score5
Verb score has 7 senses
  1. score, hit, tally, rack up - gain points in a game; "The home team scored many times"; "He hit a home run"; "He hit .300 in the past season"
    --1 is one way to gain, advance, win, pull ahead, make headway, get ahead, gain ground
    Derived forms: noun score10, noun score3, noun scorer1
    Sample sentences:
    Somebody ----s
    Somebody ----s something
  2. score, nock, mark - make small marks into the surface of; "score the clay before firing it"
    --2 is one way to notch
    Derived forms: noun score8, noun scorer2
    Sample sentences:
    Somebody ----s something
    Something ----s something
  3. score, mark - make underscoring marks
    --3 is one way to record, enter, put down
    Sample sentences:
    Somebody ----s something
    Something ----s something
  4. score - write a musical score for
    --4 is one way to
    compose, write
    Derived form: noun score2
    Sample sentence:
    Sam and Sue score the movie
  5. seduce, score, make - induce to have sex; "Harry finally seduced Sally"; "Did you score last night?"; "Harry made Sally"
    --5 is one way to persuade
    Derived form: noun score11
    Sample sentences:
    Somebody ----s somebody
    => Somebody ----s
  6. score - get a certain number or letter indicating quality or performance; "She scored high on the SAT"; "He scored a 200"
    --6 is one way to
    achieve, accomplish, attain, reach
    Derived form: noun score1
    Sample sentences:
    Somebody ----s Adjective
    Somebody ----s something
  7. grade, score, mark - assign a grade or rank to, according to one's evaluation; "grade tests"; "score the SAT essays"; "mark homework"
    --7 is one way to measure, evaluate, valuate, assess, appraise, value
    Derived forms: noun score1, noun scorer3, noun scoring1
    Sample sentences:
    Somebody ----s
    Somebody ----s something
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