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Synonyms for tier
ˈtaɪ ər

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. grade, level, tier(noun)

    a relative position or degree of value in a graded group

    "lumber of the highest grade"

    ground level, horizontal surface, form, stratum, grade, storey, degree, mark, class, tier up, score, spirit level, level, layer, gradation, floor, stage, story, point, course, grad

  2. tier(noun)

    any one of two or more competitors who tie one another

    tier up, level, grade

  3. tier, tier up(noun)

    a worker who ties something

    tier up, level, grade

  4. tier(noun)

    something that is used for tying

    "the sail is fastened to the yard with tiers"

    tier up, level, grade

  5. tier(noun)

    one of two or more layers one atop another

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

    tier up, level, grade

Dictionary of English Synonymes

  1. tier(n.)

    row, rank, series

PPDB, the paraphrase database

  1. List of paraphrases:

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

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How to use tier in a sentence?

  1. Matt McCoy:

    I remember thinking how full of s *** is that, and then watching Pete Buttigieg come onto the scene and launch Pete Buttigieg as a first-tier candidate. It is very exciting, very exciting.

  2. John Kasich on Sunday:

    I have to do well enough there, and I think I will …. I'll catch fire. And if I catch fire, I think the sky is the limit. Poor showings in both or either of those first two primaries can doom a campaign. The next debate is being hosted by Fox Business and is on January 14. John Kasich on Sunday express optimism that he ’ll be in the main-stage debate and declined to comment on fellow GOP candidate Kentucky Sen. Rand Paul saying he wo n’t compete in the second-tier contest if demoted as a result of FOX Business criteria, which involves rankings in national, Iowa and New Hampshire polls.

  3. Jay Edelson:

    I don't think Trump ended up with a tier-two type of lawyer.

  4. David Fang:

    Pinduoduo reached out to us and said they want to have a manufacturer-to-consumer business model. Considering they are doing very well in lower tier cities and have fewer partners in home appliances (than other e-commerce firms) we decided to work with them.

  5. Steve Rolles:

    They are in a double tier of vulnerability in that they're more likely to get the virus and they're more likely to be affected negatively by it, so there's a big responsibility, I think, on society to look after and protect those populations.

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