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1. in. to succeed. I knew if I kept trying I could score.
2. tv. & in. to obtain something; to obtain drugs or sex. (Very close to sense 1) Fred is always trying to score with women.
3. n. the result of a scoring: drugs, loot, winnings, etc. The crooks dropped the score as they made their getaway.
4. in. [for a male] to copulate with a female; [for a female] to copulate with a male. (Usually objectionable.) Fred can’t think about anything but scoring with Martha.
5. n. the client of a male or female prostitute. She conked the score over the head and robbed him.
6. n. a summary; a conclusion; the sum total. (see also bottom line.) Okay, waiter, what’s the score?
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With the score 7-7, Gabriel Morgan recovered a bad snap on a punt to set up a 6-yard scoring run by Micko Ortiz.
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Tied 6-6, Oakland Tech won the overtime coin toss and elected to go on offense - scoring on just two plays.
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The percentage of Burbank students scoring proficient or above increased by 11 percent in both fifth and seventh grades.
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Hart (21-4-2) applied pressure much of the second half, getting its best scoring opportunity when Eric Tanner hit the crossbar with seven minutes left.
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