# Degree Synonyms

dĭ-grē'

## Synonyms for Degree

A considerable amount or number:
An interval or period of time, often one of specified length
A stage or degree in a process.
An object or point that serves as a guide.
A small space or distance.
(Mathematics) A geometric figure formed by a point moving along a fixed direction and the reverse direction.
A line segment representing the set of numbers in an interval.
A series or flight of steps; a staircase.
Magnitude (extent or amount) determined by measurement.
The proportion of particles (such as sand grains) of a given size within a sample of particulate material, such as soil or sandstone.
A specific set of dimensions for a manufactured article, especially clothing. [from 16th c.]
(Geometry) The number of independent coordinates needed to specify uniquely the location of a point in a space; also, any of such independent coordinates.
Shade is an area of darkness caused by an object blocking light from reaching it.
The definition of a point is a sharp end or part of an argument.
A flat, level, or even surface
One in a series used for measurement
A raised and level floor or platform.
(Gaming) One of several discrete segments of a game generally increasing in difficulty. Often numbered. Often, each level occupies different physical space (levels don't require any direct physical relationship to each other, e.g. vertically stacked, horizontally chained, etc).
Any instrument for ascertaining or regulating the level, state, dimensions or forms of things; as, a rain gauge; a steam gauge.
A stage or degree in a scale, as of social acceptance
(Informal) A level or degree:
(Engineering) Any intermediate rod or piece for transmitting force or motion, especially a short connecting rod with a bearing at each end; specifically (in steam engines) the slotted bar, or connecting piece, to the opposite ends of which the eccentric rods are jointed, and by means of which the movement of the valve is varied, in a link motion.
A row, or rank, of seats
The definition of a ratio is the relationship between two things.
An end, completion, or conclusion, or a point of time marking this
Quantity or task assigned; proportion allotted.
The space, amount, or degree to which a thing extends; size; length; breadth
An input or output point along a communications system.
The level of one's position in a class-based society
(Math.) A whole number describing the degree or stage of complexity of an algebraic expression
(Countable) A property or an attribute that differentiates a thing or person.
(Uncountable, biology) The process by which a mature multicellular organism or part of an organism is produced by the addition of new cells.
An object supported in an upright position, such as a lamp standard.
The highest point or maximum degree.
Expansion.
A piece, often of a standard size, that is normally measured along its greatest dimension:
Inherent capacity for growth and development; potentiality.
An area for military training or equipment testing.
The agreeable or harmonious relation of parts within a whole:
An enclosed area
(Physics) One half the full extent of a vibration, oscillation, or wave. The amplitude of an ocean wave is the maximum height of the wave crest above the level of calm water, or the maximum depth of the wave trough below the level of calm water. The amplitude of a pendulum swinging through an angle of 90° is 45°.
Greatness of rank or position:
Duration or length of service, existence, membership, etc.
The quality or degree of being strong.
An extended portion of land or water; a stretch; a straight portion of a stream or river, as from one turn to another; a level stretch, as between locks in a canal; an arm of the sea extending up into the land.
Degree or extent; relative strength, magnitude, vigor, etc.
The state or quality of being serious.
The extent of a given activity or subject that is involved, treated, or relevant:
Degree of worth; quality:
(--- Music) A tone used as a standard of pitch for tuning instruments
A person; an individual:
The definition of status is a person's standing, position or state.
(Horology) The gain or loss of a timepiece in a unit of time.
The office, rank, or character of a primate; the chief ecclesiastical station or dignity in a national church; the office or dignity of an archbishop; as, the primacy of England.
Excellence or eminence, as of performance, character, or reputation:
(Sports & Games) A championship:
Testimony is defined as a statement or declaration given under oath in a court of law or the of sharing information about a religious experience.
The definition of a testimonial is a statement that says how good someone or something is.
Special distinction or credit given to students, esp. at commencement, for high academic achievement
The act or process of qualifying for a position, achievement etc. [from 16th c.]
(Obs.) Proof
Dignity is defined as the personal quality of being worthy of honor.
(--- Roman Catholic Church) Used with His or Your as a title and form of address for a cardinal.
(Chiefly philately) Something mailed by a seller to a collector to match his stated interests; he can approve of or return the item.
Plural form of credential: Documentary evidence of someone's right to credit or authority, especially such a document given to an ambassador by a country.
The act of dignifying; exaltation.
The degree of Bachelor of Arts, Bachelor of Science, etc.
The status of doctor
Hood is defined as the front top of a car or other vehicle that covers and protects the engine, or a protective covering that removes fumes or exhaust.
The skin of a sheep either tanned with the fleece left on or in the form of leather or parchment.
Of or relating to the scientific or historical comparison of different phenomena, institutions, or objects, such as languages, legal systems, or anatomical structures, in an effort to understand their origins or relationships.
Explicitly or openly expressed or laid down:
A group of individuals who have, with the plaintiff in a civil action, a common interest in the subject, facts, and legal issues that the action is based on and who seek to collectively participate in the action so all their claims can be adjudicated in a single proceeding. For example, the passengers of a cruise ship who became ill due to the cruise line’s negligence may constitute a class.
The definition of a coefficient is a number or symbol that helps to provide a mathematical result.
The fraction of a complete cycle elapsed as measured from a specified reference point and often expressed as an angle.
A place high in society, business, etc.
The definition of a unit is a fixed standard amount or a single person, group, thing or number.
A fixed level, as for a price
an award conferred by a college or university signifying that the recipient has satisfactorily completed a course of study
a measure for arcs and angles
The four Gospels combined into a single narrative.
Any of the 32 points of a mariner's compass
The quantity, size, weight, distance or capacity of a substance compared to a designated standard.
(Mathematics) Any value (variable or constant) or expression separated from another term by a space or an appropriate character, in an overall expression or table.
(Grammar) Of, relating to, or being the extreme degree of comparison of an adjective or adverb, as in best or brightest.
The definition of credit means praise for something or a financial balance or earnings towards a college degree.