Synonyms for (noun) degree

Synonyms: degree, grade, level

Definition: a position on a scale of intensity or amount or quality

Usage: a moderate grade of intelligence; a high level of care is required; it is all a matter of degree

Similar words: property

Definition: a basic or essential attribute shared by all members of a class

Usage: a study of the physical properties of atomic particles


Synonyms: degree

Definition: the seriousness of something (e.g., a burn or crime)

Usage: murder in the second degree; a second degree burn

Similar words: magnitude

Definition: the property of relative size or extent (whether large or small)

Usage: they tried to predict the magnitude of the explosion; about the magnitude of a small pea


Synonyms: degree

Definition: the highest power of a term or variable

Similar words: exponent, power, index

Definition: a mathematical notation indicating the number of times a quantity is multiplied by itself


Synonyms: degree, academic degree

Definition: an award conferred by a college or university signifying that the recipient has satisfactorily completed a course of study

Usage: he earned his degree at Princeton summa cum laude

Similar words: honor, honour, laurels, award, accolade

Definition: a tangible symbol signifying approval or distinction

Usage: an award for bravery


Synonyms: arcdegree, degree

Definition: a measure for arcs and angles

Usage: there are 360 degrees in a circle

Similar words: angular unit

Definition: a unit of measurement for angles


Synonyms: degree

Definition: a unit of temperature on a specified scale

Usage: the game was played in spite of the 40-degree temperature

Similar words: temperature unit

Definition: a unit of measurement for temperature


Synonyms: level, stage, point, degree

Definition: a specific identifiable position in a continuum or series or especially in a process

Usage: a remarkable degree of frankness; at what stage are the social sciences?

Similar words: state

Definition: the way something is with respect to its main attributes

Usage: the current state of knowledge; his state of health; in a weak financial state