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degree

noun

Synonyms and Antonyms of degree

  1. 1 an individual part of a process, series, or ranking <they worked on the project by degrees and eventually it got done> Synonyms chapter, cut, grade, inch, notch, peg, phase, place, point, stage, step Related Words angle, aspect, facet, side; amount, measure, plane; decrement, increment

  2. 2 the placement of someone or something in relation to others in a vertical arrangement <a Freemason of the 32nd degree> Synonyms rank, echelon, footing, level, place, position, ranking, reach(es), rung, situation, standing, station, status, stratumRelated Words condition, estate, order, walk; capacity, function; rating




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