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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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n. - Position on a scale in relation to others in a sport.

Usage examples (40)
  • Adjective : a ranking diplomat. ,a ranking authority on Soviet affairs. ,a low-ranking executive
  • Noun : the rank of captain. ,a woman of rank. ,a writer of the first rank. ,orchestra players arranged in ranks. ,a taxi rank
  • Verb (used with object) : The men were ranked according to height. He ranked the chess pieces on the board. ,She was ranked among the most admired citizens....
  • Verb (used without object) : to rank well ahead of the other students. ,The colonel ranks at this camp for more
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