1. [ noun ] a position on a scale of intensity or amount or quality
Synonyms: degree grade

: "a moderate degree of intelligence" "a high level of care is required" "it is all a matter of degree"

Related terms: magnitude quality intensity depth extreme high moderation low amplitude_level immoderation high low intense mild
2. [ noun ] (education) a relative position or degree of value in a graded group
Synonyms: grade tier

: "lumber of the highest grade"

Related terms: rank college_level biosafety_level A_level O_level rate
3. [ noun ] a specific identifiable position in a continuum or series or especially in a process
Synonyms: stage degree point

"a remarkable degree of frankness" "at what stage are the social sciences?"

Related terms: state extent acme plane standard_of_living quickening climax ultimateness state_of_the_art ladder resultant
4. [ noun ] height above ground

: "the water reached ankle level" "the pictures were at the same level"

Related terms: altitude
5. [ verb ] aim at

"level criticism or charges at somebody"

Related terms: aim
6. [ adjective ] having a horizontal surface in which no part is higher or lower than another
Synonyms: flat plane

"a flat desk" "acres of level farmland" "a plane surface"

Related terms: even
7. [ adjective ] being on a precise horizontal plane

"a billiard table must be level"

Related terms: horizontal
8. [ adjective ] not showing abrupt variations
Synonyms: unwavering

"spoke in a level voice" "she gave him a level look"- Louis Auchincloss

Related terms: steady
9. [ noun ] a flat surface at right angles to a plumb line
Synonyms: horizontal_surface

"park the car on the level"

Related terms: surface floor platform paved_surface
10. [ verb ] make level or straight
Synonyms: even flush even_out

"level the ground"

Related terms: change_surface strickle grade
11. [ adjective ] oriented at right angles to the plumb

"the picture is level"

Related terms: even
12. [ verb ] tear down so as to make flat with the ground
Synonyms: tear_down pull_down rase take_down dismantle raze

"The building was levelled"

Related terms: raise destroy bulldoze razing
13. [ noun ] indicator that establishes the horizontal when a bubble is centered in a tube of liquid
Synonyms: spirit_level
Related terms: indicator mason's_level surveyor's_level carpenter's_level
14. [ noun ] (horse racing) an abstract place usually conceived as having depth
Synonyms: stratum layer

"a good actor communicates on several levels" "a simile has at least two layers of meaning" "the mind functions on many strata simultaneously"

Related terms: place layer
15. [ verb ] talk frankly with; lay it on the line

"I have to level with you"

Related terms: talk
16. [ noun ] Last name, frequency rank in the U.S. is 20136
17. [ verb ] (arms) direct into a position for use
Synonyms: point charge

"point a gun" "He charged his weapon at me"

Related terms: aim point
18. [ adjective ] of the score in a contest
Synonyms: even tied

"the score is even"

Related terms: equal
19. [ verb ] become level or even
Synonyms: level_off

"The ground levelled off"

Related terms: change_surface
20. [ noun ] structure consisting of a room or set of rooms comprising a single level of a multilevel building
Synonyms: floor story storey

"what level is the office on?"

Related terms: structure basement ground_floor loft loft mezzanine building
Similar spelling:   Levell