mark noun definition in Exams and assessment topic from the Oxford Advanced Learner's Dictionary


 noun: Exams and assessment topic
(especially British English) a number or letter that is given to show the standard of somebody’s work or performance or is given to somebody for answering something correctly to get a good/poor mark in English to give somebody a high/low mark What's the pass mark (= the mark you need in order to pass)? I got full marks (= the highest mark possible) in the spelling test. (ironic) ‘You're wearing a tie!’ ‘Full marks for observation.’