[rey-ter] /ˈreɪ tər/
a person who makes or ratings.
a person or thing that is of a specific (usually used in combination):
The show’s star is a first-rater.
Slang. any of various small, popular yachts belonging to standard classes.
[reyt] /reɪt/ noun 1. the amount of a charge or payment with reference to some basis of calculation: a high rate of interest on loans. 2. a certain quantity or amount of one thing considered in relation to a unit of another thing and used as a standard or measure: at the rate of 60 […]
- Rate with someone
verb phrase To be highly regarded, cherished, trusted, etc, by someone: That sort of persuasion doesn’t rate a damn with me (1928+)
[rat-fingk] /ˈrætˌfɪŋk/ noun, Slang. 1. (defs 3, 4). /ˈrætˌfɪŋk/ noun 1. (slang, mainly US & Canadian) a contemptible or undesirable person
[rat-fish] /ˈrætˌfɪʃ/ noun, plural (especially collectively) ratfish (especially referring to two or more kinds or species) ratfishes. 1. a chimaera, Hydrolagus colliei, of the Pacific Ocean from Alaska to Baja California, having a ratlike tail. /ˈrætˌfɪʃ/ noun (pl) -fish, -fishes 1. another name for rabbitfish (sense 1) 2. a chimaera, Hydrolagus colliei, of the North […]