grader

noun grad·er \ ˈgrā-dər \
Updated on: 1 Dec 2017

Definition of grader

1 : one that grades
2 : a machine for leveling earth
3 : a pupil in a school grade
  • a fifth grader

Examples of grader in a Sentence

  1. Her students say that she's a tough grader.

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First Known Use of grader

1832


GRADER Defined for English Language Learners

grader

noun

Definition of grader for English Language Learners

  • : a student in a particular grade in school

  • : a person who grades students or their work

  • : a machine used for grading a surface


GRADER Defined for Kids

grader

noun grad·er \ ˈgrā-dər \

Definition of grader for Students

1 : a student in a specified grade
  • fourth graders
2 : a person who assigns grades
3 : a machine used for leveling earth

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