Synonyms for (noun) score

Synonyms: sexual conquest, score

Definition: a seduction culminating in sexual intercourse

Usage: calling his seduction of the girl a `score' was a typical example of male slang

Similar words: seduction, conquest

Definition: an act of winning the love or sexual favor of someone


Synonyms: score

Definition: the act of scoring in a game or sport

Usage: the winning score came with less than a minute left to play

Similar words: success

Definition: an attainment that is successful

Usage: his success in the marathon was unexpected; his new play was a great success


Synonyms: grade, mark, score

Definition: a number or letter indicating quality (especially of a student's performance)

Usage: she made good marks in algebra; grade A milk; what was your score on your homework?

Similar words: rating, evaluation, valuation

Definition: an appraisal of the value of something

Usage: he set a high valuation on friendship


Synonyms: score

Definition: the facts about an actual situation

Usage: he didn't know the score

Similar words: fact

Definition: a piece of information about circumstances that exist or events that have occurred

Usage: first you must collect all the facts of the case


Synonyms: score, musical score

Definition: a written form of a musical composition; parts for different instruments appear on separate staves on large pages

Usage: he studied the score of the sonata

Similar words: sheet music

Definition: a musical composition in printed or written form

Usage: she turned the pages of the music as he played


Synonyms: grudge, grievance, score

Definition: a resentment strong enough to justify retaliation

Usage: holding a grudge; settling a score

Similar words: gall, rancor, rancour, resentment, bitterness

Definition: a feeling of deep and bitter anger and ill-will


Synonyms: score

Definition: a set of twenty members

Usage: a score were sent out but only one returned

Similar words: set

Definition: a group of things of the same kind that belong together and are so used

Usage: a set of books; a set of golf clubs; a set of teeth


Synonyms: account, score

Definition: grounds

Usage: don't do it on my account; the paper was rejected on account of its length; he tried to blame the victim but his success on that score was doubtful

Similar words: reason, ground

Definition: a rational motive for a belief or action

Usage: the reason that war was declared; the grounds for their declaration


Synonyms: score

Definition: a number that expresses the accomplishment of a team or an individual in a game or contest

Usage: the score was 7 to 0

Similar words: number

Definition: a concept of quantity involving zero and units

Usage: every number has a unique position in the sequence


Synonyms: score, scotch

Definition: a slight surface cut (especially a notch that is made to keep a tally)

Similar words: dent, prick, incision, slit, scratch

Definition: a depression scratched or carved into a surface


Synonyms: score

Definition: an amount due (as at a restaurant or bar)

Usage: add it to my score and I'll settle later

Similar words: debt

Definition: money or goods or services owed by one person to another

Synonyms for (verb) score

Synonyms: grade, mark, score

Definition: assign a grade or rank to, according to one's evaluation

Usage: grade tests; score the SAT essays; mark homework

Similar words: assess, appraise, measure, valuate, value, evaluate

Definition: evaluate or estimate the nature, quality, ability, extent, or significance of

Usage: I will have the family jewels appraised by a professional; access all the factors when taking a risk


Synonyms: mark, score

Definition: make underscoring marks

Similar words: record, put down, enter

Definition: make a record of; set down in permanent form


Synonyms: hit, tally, rack up, score

Definition: gain points in a game

Usage: The home team scored many times; He hit a home run; He hit .300 in the past season

Similar words: make headway, win, pull ahead, get ahead, gain, gain ground, advance

Definition: obtain advantages, such as points, etc.

Usage: The home team was gaining ground; After defeating the Knicks, the Blazers pulled ahead of the Lakers in the battle for the number-one playoff berth in the Western Conference


Synonyms: score

Definition: get a certain number or letter indicating quality or performance

Usage: She scored high on the SAT; He scored a 200

Similar words: accomplish, achieve, attain, reach

Definition: to gain with effort

Usage: she achieved her goal despite setbacks


Synonyms: score, mark, nock

Definition: make small marks into the surface of

Usage: score the clay before firing it

Similar words: notch

Definition: cut or make a notch into

Usage: notch the rope


Synonyms: make, seduce, score

Definition: induce to have sex

Usage: Harry finally seduced Sally; Did you score last night?; Harry made Sally

Similar words: persuade

Definition: cause somebody to adopt a certain position, belief, or course of action; twist somebody's arm

Usage: You can't persuade me to buy this ugly vase!


Synonyms: score

Definition: write a musical score for

Similar words: compose, write

Definition: write music

Usage: Beethoven composed nine symphonies