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To sit, pass or fail an examination or test - synonyms or related words

bomb

verb

mainly American

informal

to fail a test very badly

dip out

to fail a test or a course at school

fail

verb

to be unsuccessful in achieving a satisfactory level or standard

flunk

verb

mainly American

informal

to fail a test or a course

get through

to reach a good enough standard to pass a test

pass

verb

to be successful in an examination or test by achieving a satisfactory standard

qualify

verb

to become a member of a particular profession after a period of training or study

resit

verb

British

to take an examination again after failing it previously

retake

verb

to take an examination again because you failed it on the previous occasion

score

verb

to achieve a particular amount, level etc in a test

sit

verb

British

to take an examination

take

verb

to do an examination in a particular subject

nanodegree

a course of study which is much shorter than a university course and focuses on the skills you need for a job, especially computer-related skills

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hypocaust

an ancient Roman system of underfloor heating, used to heat houses with hot air; from the Latin 'hypocaustum'

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