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Definition of grade

What is the definition of "grade"?
  • gradenoun
  • 1. A stage or degree in a process.
    2. A position in a scale of size, quality, or intensity: a poor grade of lumber.
    3. An accepted level or standard.
    4. A set of persons or things all falling in the same specified limits; a class.
    5. A level of academic development in an elementary, middle, or secondary school: learned fractions in the fourth grade.


Use "grade" in a sentence
  • "The school district in which I teach the second largest in the U.S. recently announced a new policy limiting a student's homework liability to 10% of his or her term grade."

    "The gym teacher did up my term grade to 75 when I asked her to, though."

    "I went to what we called grade school — I don't know what they call it now — in Louisville and high school."

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