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Synonyms of degree in English:


  • 1 those who have achieved a considerable degree of economic stability the high degree of risk involved
    level, stage, point, rung, standard, grade, gradation, mark;
    amount, extent, measure, magnitude, intensity, strength;
    proportion, ratio
  • 2 archaic persons of unequal degree
    social class, social status, rank, standing/position in society
    dated station
    archaic estate, condition
  • Phrases

    by degrees
    rivalries and prejudice were by degrees fading out
    [Antonyms] suddenly, all at once
    rare inchmeal, gradatim
    to a degree
    to a degree, it is possible to educate oneself
    to some extent, to a certain extent, up to a point, to a limited extent
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