HyperDic: percentage

English > 2 senses of the word percentage:
NOUNrelationpercentage, percent, per centum, pcta proportion in relation to a whole (which is usually the amount per hundred)
possessionpercentage, share, portion, partassets belonging to or due to or contributed by an individual person or group
percentage > pronunciation
Soundsperseh'nahjh; perseh'nihjh; perseh'ntahjh; perseh'ntihjh
Rhymesacreage ... wreckage: 85 rhymes with ahjh...
abridge ... yardage: 133 rhymes with ihjh...
English > percentage: 2 senses > noun 1, relation
MeaningA proportion in relation to a whole (which is usually the amount per hundred).
Synonymspercent, per centum, pct
Narrowerabsentee rateThe percentage of workers who do not report to work
occupancy rateThe percentage of all rental / rental units (as in hotels) are occupied or rented at a given time
unemployment rateThe percentage of the work force that is unemployed at any given date
vacancy rateThe percentage of all rental / rental units (as in hotels) that are unoccupied or not rented at a given time
BroaderproportionThe quotient obtained when the magnitude of a part is divided by the magnitude of the whole / whole
Spanishpct, porcentage, porcentaje, por cien, por ciento, porciento, tanto por ciento
Catalanpct, percentatge, per cent, tant per cent
English > percentage: 2 senses > noun 2, possession
Meaningassets belonging to or due to or contributed by an individual person or group.
Synonymsshare, portion, part
Part ofnet income, net, net profit, lucre, profit, profits, earningsThe excess of revenues over outlays in a given period of time (including depreciation and other non-cash expenses)
Narrowerallotment, allocationA share set aside for a specific purpose
allowanceAn amount allowed or granted / granted (as during a given period)
cutA share of the profits / profits
dispensationA share that has been dispensed or distributed
doleA share of money or food or clothing that has been charitably given
interest, stake(law) a right or legal share of something
profit sharingA system in which employees receive a share of the net profits of the business
rationA fixed portion that is allotted (especially in times of scarcity)
slice, pieceA share of something
splitA promised or claimed share of loot or money
trancheA portion of something (especially money)
wayA portion of something divided into shares
BroaderassetsAnything of material value or usefulness that is owned by a person or company
Spanishparte, porcentaje
Catalanpart, percentatge

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