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- (RP) enPR: skô, IPA: /skɔː/, SAMPA: /skO:/
- (US) enPR: skôr, IPA: /skoʊr/, IPA: /skɔːr/, SAMPA: /skO:r/
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- Rhymes: -ɔː(r)
- The total number of points earned by a participant in a game.
- The score is 4-0 although it's not even half-time!
- Twenty, 20 (number).
- Some words have scores of meanings.
- 1863 November 19, Abraham Lincoln, The Gettysburg Address, based on the signed "Bliss Copy"
- "Four score and seven years ago our fathers brought forth on this continent, a new nation, conceived in Liberty, and dedicated to the proposition that all men are created equal."
- (music) A book or set of pages showing all the parts for a musical composition.
- (cricket) A presentation of how many runs a side has scored, and how many wickets have been lost.
- England had a score of 107 for 5 at lunch.
- (cricket) The number of runs scored by a batsman, or by a side, in either an innings or a match.
Third person singular
- (intransitive) To earn points in a game.
- Pelé scores again!
- (transitive) To earn points in a game.
- It is unusual for a team to score a hundred goals in one game.
- (transitive) To scratch (paper or cardboard) with a sharp implement to make it easier to fold.
- (transitive) To make fine, shallow lines with a sharp implement as cutting indications.
- The baker scored the cake so the servers would know where to slice it.
- (ambitransitive) (slang) To obtain (usually used in reference to illegal drugs, but often sex with a casual partner).
- I scored some drugs last night.
From English score
score (present tense scorer; past tense scora/scoret; past participle scora/scoret; present participle scorende; imperative scor)
score (present tense scorer; past tense and past participle scora or scoret) (Bokmål)
score (present tense scorar; past tense scora; past participle scora) (Nynorsk)
- score (to earn points in a game)
- “score” in The Bokmål Dictionary / The Nynorsk Dictionary – Dokumentasjonsprosjektet.
- “score” in The Ordnett Dictionary
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