Definition of Scoring

1. Noun. Evaluation of performance by assigning a grade or score. "What he disliked about teaching was all the grading he had to do"

Exact synonyms: Grading, Marking
Generic synonyms: Evaluation, Rating
Derivative terms: Grade, Grade, Mark, Score



Definition of Scoring

1. Adjective. Of something or someone that scores. ¹

2. Noun. The process of keeping score in a sport or contest. ¹

3. Noun. The process of winning points in a sport or contest. ¹

4. Noun. The action of scratching paper or other material to make it easier to fold. ¹

5. Verb. (present participle of score) ¹

¹ Source: wiktionary.com

Definition of Scoring

1. score [v] - See also: score

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Lexicographical Neighbors of Scoring

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scoring (current term)
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Literary usage of Scoring

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1. Practical Ideas for Teaching Writing As a Process by Carol B. Olson (1996)
"I welcomed the use of holistic scoring because it gave me needed relief from the paper ... Simply put, holistic scoring is evaluating the paper as a whole. ..."

2. The Journal of Educational Research by Educational Research Association (U.S. (1921)
"... educational Directions for tests that detailed directions for scoring would be necessary if a high scoring the degree of objectivity was to be secured. ..."

3. The Journal of Educational Research by American Educational Research Association (1921)
"... educational Directions for tests that detailed directions for scoring would be necessary if a high scoring the degree of objectivity was to be secured. ..."

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