Definition of going rate
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: an act or instance of going
: behavior, actions
: the condition of the ground (as for walking)
: that goes
: working, moving
: living, existing
: to rebuke angrily or violently
: to drive away by scolding
: to voice angry reprimands
: reckoned value : valuation
: a fixed quantity
: to set an estimate on : value, esteem
: to determine or assign the relative rank or class of : grade
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