from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • adj. Of something or someone that scores.
  • n. The process of keeping score in a sport or contest.
  • n. The process of winning points in a sport or contest.
  • n. The action of scratching paper or other material to make it easier to fold.
  • v. Present participle of score.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. Same as score, n., 8.
  • n. In founding, the bursting or splitting of a casting from unequal contraction in cooling.
  • n. In music, the act, process, or result of writing out in score, of orchestrating in some particular manner, or of arranging for a different instrument: same as instrumentation, orchestration, or transcription.
  • n. In racing, the act of bringing a horse and his rider over and over again to the score or starting line, so as to make a fair start.

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • n. evaluation of performance by assigning a grade or score


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