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EnglishEdit

Etymology 1Edit

From rate (to appraise) +‎ -er.

NounEdit

rater (plural raters)

  1. One who provides a rating or assessment.
    The three raters agreed on the score.
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Etymology 2Edit

From rate (to scold; berate) +‎ -er.

NounEdit

rater (plural raters)

  1. One who rates or scolds.
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FrenchEdit

EtymologyEdit

From earlier rater (to miss, fail to hit, fail, complete unsuccessfully", in reference to a weapon, "to misfire, fail to fire), from the expression (1651) prendre un rat (to misfire, literally to get a rat), from rat (rat). More at rat.

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /ʁa.te/
  • (file)

VerbEdit

rater

  1. (transitive) to miss (an event or a thing)
    Il va rater le car
    He's going to miss the bus
  2. (intransitive) to fail
  3. (transitive, informal) to screw up; to mess up

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LadinEdit

VerbEdit

rater

  1. to yield (a return)

ConjugationEdit

  • Ladin conjugation varies from one region to another. Hence, the following conjugation should be considered as typical, not as exhaustive.

Norwegian BokmålEdit

NounEdit

rater m

  1. indefinite plural of rate