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Definitions and Synonyms of percentage | Another word for percentage | What is percentage?

Definition 1: assets belonging to or due to or contributed by an individual person or group - [noun denoting possession]

Samples where percentage or its synonyms are used according to this definition

  • he wanted his share in cash

Synonyms for percentage in the sense of this definition

(percentage is a kind of ...) anything of material value or usefulness that is owned by a person or company

(... is a kind of percentage ) a share set aside for a specific purpose

(... is a kind of percentage ) a share of the profits

"everyone got a cut of the earnings"

(... is a kind of percentage ) a system in which employees receive a share of the net profits of the business

(... is a kind of percentage ) (law) a right or legal share of something; a financial involvement with something

"they have interests all over the world" "a stake in the company's future"

(... is a kind of percentage ) a promised or claimed share of loot or money

"he demanded his split before they disbanded"

(... is a kind of percentage ) a share of something

"a slice of the company's revenue"

(... is a kind of percentage ) an amount allowed or granted (as during a given period)

"travel allowance" "my weekly allowance of two eggs" "a child's allowance should not be too generous"

(... is a kind of percentage ) a fixed portion that is allotted (especially in times of scarcity)

(... is a kind of percentage ) a portion of something divided into shares

"they split the loot three ways"

(... is a kind of percentage ) a share of money or food or clothing that has been charitably given

(... is a kind of percentage ) a share that has been dispensed or distributed

(... is a kind of percentage ) a portion of something (especially money)

(... is part of percentage) the excess of revenues over outlays in a given period of time (including depreciation and other non-cash expenses)

Definition 2: a proportion in relation to a whole (which is usually the amount per hundred) - [noun denoting linkdef]

Synonyms for percentage in the sense of this definition

(percentage is a kind of ...) the quotient obtained when the magnitude of a part is divided by the magnitude of the whole

(... is a kind of percentage ) the percentage of workers who do not report to work

(... is a kind of percentage ) the percentage of all rental units (as in hotels) are occupied or rented at a given time

(... is a kind of percentage ) the percentage of all rental units (as in hotels) that are unoccupied or not rented at a given time

(... is a kind of percentage ) the percentage of the work force that is unemployed at any given date

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