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ˈtaɪ ər

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. tier(noun)

    one of two or more layers one atop another

    "tier upon tier of huge casks"; "a three-tier wedding cake"

  2. tier(noun)

    something that is used for tying

    "the sail is fastened to the yard with tiers"

    craniometrical, craniometric

  3. tier, tier up(noun)

    a worker who ties something

  4. tier(noun)

    any one of two or more competitors who tie one another

    mulloway, jewfish

  5. grade, level, tier(noun)

    a relative position or degree of value in a graded group

    "lumber of the highest grade"

Dictionary of English Synonymes

  1. tier(n.)

    row, rank, series

PPDB, the paraphrase database

  1. List of paraphrases for "tier":

    level, layer, capa, driveshaft, levels, coat, standard, component, category

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How to use tier in a sentence?

  1. Liao Qun:

    Easing growth in first-tier cities is a good thing, preventing a bubble from inflating.

  2. Matthew Keane:

    There is appetite for that real good size, mid-tier, just below the BHP's and Rio's. For that reason it'll attract interest.

  3. Senator Harris:

    This is going to sound immodest, but obviously I'm a top-tier candidate and so I did expect that I'd be on the stage and take some hits tonight, when people are at 0 or 1 % or whatever she might be at, so I did expect to take some hits tonight.

  4. Nicholas McGeehan:

    Putting in place a two-tier labor system, which is what they are talking about, is not much of a legacy, i don't think it's something that we should accept.

  5. Chasten Buttigieg:

    To tell him that one rainy April day, before he even turns 40, he'll wake up to headlines about whether he's rising too quickly into becoming a top-tier contender for the American presidency. And to tell him that on that day he announces his campaign for president, he'll do it with his husband looking on.

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    An antonym of "besotted"
    • A. stringent
    • B. affluent
    • C. flush
    • D. indifferent

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