rater

rater

[rey-ter]
noun
1.
a person who makes rates or ratings.
2.
a person or thing that is of a specific rating (usually used in combination): The show's star is a first-rater.
3.
Slang. any of various small, popular yachts belonging to standard classes.

Origin:
1605–15; rate1 + -er1

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