know the score

Definition of know the score

informal

  1. :  to have a good understanding of a situation Now that she knows the score, she won't make the same mistake again.

Word by Word Definitions

knowplay
  1. :  to perceive directly :  have direct cognition of

    :  to have understanding of

    :  to recognize the nature of :  discern

  1. :  knowledge

scoreplay
  1. :  twenty

    :  an indefinitely large number

    :  a line (as a scratch or incision) made with or as if with a sharp instrument

  1. :  to keep a record or account of by or as if by notches on a tally :  record

    :  to enter in a record

    :  to mark with significant lines or notches (as in keeping account)


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