score
noun.
a number or letter indicating quality (especially of a student's performance)
she made good marks in algebra|grade A milk|what was your score on your homework?
Synonym: grade, mark
noun.
a written form of a musical composition; parts for different instruments appear on separate staves on large pages
he studied the score of the sonata
Synonym: musical score
noun.
a number that expresses the accomplishment of a team or an individual in a game or contest
the score was 7 to 0
noun.
a set of twenty members
a score were sent out but only one returned
noun.
grounds
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
Synonym: account
noun.
the facts about an actual situation
he didn't know the score
noun.
an amount due (as at a restaurant or bar)
add it to my score and I'll settle later
noun.
a slight surface cut (especially a notch that is made to keep a tally)
Synonym: scotch
noun.
a resentment strong enough to justify retaliation
holding a grudge|settling a score
Synonym: grievance, grudge
noun.
the act of scoring in a game or sport
the winning score came with less than a minute left to play
noun.
a seduction culminating in sexual intercourse
calling his seduction of the girl a `score' was a typical example of male slang
verb.
gain points in a game
The home team scored many times|He hit a home run|He hit .300 in the past season
Synonym: hit, rack up, tally
verb.
make small marks into the surface of
score the clay before firing it
Synonym: mark, nock
verb.
make underscoring marks
Synonym: mark
verb.
write a musical score for
verb.
induce to have sex
Harry finally seduced Sally|Did you score last night?|Harry made Sally
Synonym: make, seduce
verb.
get a certain number or letter indicating quality or performance
She scored high on the SAT|He scored a 200
verb.
assign a grade or rank to, according to one's evaluation
grade tests|score the SAT essays|mark homework
Synonym: mark, grade