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Synonyms for score

go down well with (someone)

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points

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twenty

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lots

on this or that score

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  • on this or that subject
  • as far as (something) is concerned
  • in this or that respect
  • as regards this or that
  • on this or that matter

score points off someone

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score something out or through

settle a score

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  • get your own back on someone
  • retaliate
  • repay someone
  • hit back (at someone)
  • pay (someone) back (in their own coin)
  • get even with someone
  • give (someone) a taste of their own medicine
  • avenge something
  • give an eye for an eye
  • give like for like or tit for tat
  • requite someone's actions

the score

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an incision, a notch, or a slight cut made with or as if with a knife

the total number of points made by a contestant, side, or team in a game or contest

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a very large number of things grouped together

to gain (a point or points) in a game or contest

to evaluate and assign a grade to

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to succeed in doing

to do or fare well

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a number or letter indicating quality (especially of a student's performance)

a written form of a musical composition

a set of twenty members

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grounds

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the facts about an actual situation

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an amount due (as at a restaurant or bar)

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a slight surface cut (especially a notch that is made to keep a tally)

a resentment strong enough to justify retaliation

a seduction culminating in sexual intercourse

make small marks into the surface of

make underscoring marks

write a musical score for

induce to have sex

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get a certain number or letter indicating quality or performance

assign a grade or rank to, according to one's evaluation

References in periodicals archive ?
The addition of the Johnsonville Brat-Eating World Championship seeks to settle the score between the bratwurst and it's distant "weenie" cousin: the hot dog.
They've seen their chance to settle the score and they've gone for him mercilessly.
As so much popular music and so many video games and motion pictures glorify violence through the elimination of real or imaginary enemies and feature violent solutions to life's many problems and obstacles, why are we surprised when young people resort to violence in order to settle the score when someone seems to infringe upon their rights?
To settle the score, a massive martial arts event is arranged to eliminate all conflicts between the two parties.
Hours later, Hatton reclaimed the IBF title from Juan Urango and Witter (above) said: "It would make sense to settle the score once and for all and now we're world champions it would be the biggest fight in British boxing history.
Passed over by every NFL team at least twice, Martin was finally given an opportunity to settle the score.