Synonyms of scoring


1. marking, grading, scoring, evaluation, rating

usage: evaluation of performance by assigning a grade or score; "what he disliked about teaching was all the grading he had to do"


1. score, hit, tally, rack up, gain, advance, win, pull ahead, make headway, get ahead, gain ground

usage: gain points in a game; "The home team scored many times"; "He hit a home run"; "He hit .300 in the past season"

2. score, nock, mark, notch

usage: make small marks into the surface of; "score the clay before firing it"

3. score, mark, record, enter, put down

usage: make underscoring marks

4. score, compose, write

usage: write a musical score for

5. seduce, score, make, persuade

usage: induce to have sex; "Harry finally seduced Sally"; "Did you score last night?"; "Harry made Sally"

6. score, achieve, accomplish, attain, reach

usage: get a certain number or letter indicating quality or performance; "She scored high on the SAT"; "He scored a 200"

7. grade, score, mark, measure, evaluate, valuate, assess, appraise, value

usage: assign a grade or rank to, according to one's evaluation; "grade tests"; "score the SAT essays"; "mark homework"

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