Degree and Position

Degree

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Degree noun – The placement of someone or something in relation to others in a vertical arrangement.
Usage example: a Freemason of the 32nd degree

Position is a synonym for degree in class topic. In some cases you can use "Position" instead a noun "Degree", when it comes to topics like rank or grade of position.
Nearby Words: degreed, degreeing, degress
Synonyms for Degree

Position

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Position noun – The placement of someone or something in relation to others in a vertical arrangement.
Usage example: holds the lead position in the standings

Degree is a synonym for position in class topic. You can use "Degree" instead a noun "Position".
Nearby Words: positive, positively, positioned, positioning, positing
Synonyms for Position

How words are described

good good degree good position
high high degree high position
low low degree low position
exact exact degree exact position
Other adjectives: similar, certain, relative, strong, actual, real, uncomfortable, new, possible, minor, highest, higher.

Both words in one sentence

  • The degree to which she's been tortured and, to some degree, violated is made obvious by her fetal-position posture when the Master Chief finally rescues her.
  • Although the degree and specifics of it vary, any of the endings puts humanity in an unprecedented position of power and influence, which is exactly what Cerberus wants.
  • Wasteland Elder Jack in Lost seems to have fallen into this position, although the degree to which he brought it on himself is debatable.
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