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The meaning of Measure

ˈmeʒ.ər

Measure – definition

verb

Ascertain the size, amount, or degree of (something) by using an instrument or device marked in standard units.

Usage examples:

The amount of water collected is measured in pints
verb

Assess the importance, effect, or value of (something).

Usage examples:

It is hard to measure teaching ability
verb

Travel over (a certain distance or area).

Usage examples:

We must measure twenty miles today
noun

A plan or course of action taken to achieve a particular purpose.

Usage examples:

Cost-cutting measures
noun

A standard unit used to express the size, amount, or degree of something.

Usage examples:

A furlong is an obsolete measure of length
noun

A certain quantity or degree of something.

Usage examples:

The states retain a large measure of independence
noun

The rhythm of a piece of poetry or a piece of music.

Usage examples:

The golden measure of poetry does not yet exist, only the rhythm of the maracas, the exact sound of…
noun

A group of rock strata.

verb

Determine the dimensions of something or somebody

verb

To discover the exact size, amount, etc., of something, or to be of a particular size

Usage examples:

[ t ] "will the table fit in here?" "i don’t know – i’ll measure it.", [ l ] the sofa measures (= i…
verb

To discover the exact size or amount of something

Usage examples:

Next, we need to measure the temperature of the mixture., this machine measures the patient's heart…

Measure translation into English

Measure: translate from English into Chinese

Translate measure into Chinese (Simplified)}
措施, 测量, 衡量, 测度, 度量, 测, 计量, 量, 度, 衡, 手段, 尺度, 步骤, 尺码, 划分, 斠, 议案, 铨, 矱, 浆液, 繇

Measure: translate from English into Dutch

Translate measure into Dutch}
Meeteenheid, Maatregel, Meten, Maat, Maatstaf, Opmeten, Afmeten, Uitmeten, De maat nemen, Toemeten, Hoeveelheid, Bedrag, Beperking, Onderzoekend aankijken, Deelbaar zijn op, Beoordelen

Measure: translate from English into French

Translate measure into French}
Mesure, Mesurer, Évaluer, Jauger, Quantité, Dose, Démarche, Toise, Règle, Régler, Réglage, Mètre pliant, Projet de loi, Loi, Verre gradué

Measure: translate from English into German

Translate measure into German}
Messen, Maßnahme, Maß, Vermessen, Ausmessen, Abmessen, Beurteilen, Maßstab, Takt, Abschätzen, Maßeinheit, Abwägen, Maß nehmen bei, Menge, Versmaß, Tanz

Measure: translate from English into Hindi

Translate measure into Hindi}
मापना, माप, मात्रा, नाप, नापना, परिमाण, मान, सीमा, प्रमाण, लक्ष्य, लय, ताल, माप करना, थाहना, अंदाज़ करना, क़ीमत लगाना

Measure: translate from English into Italian

Translate measure into Italian}
Misurare, Misura, Provvedimento, Misurino, Modo

Measure: translate from English into Korean

Translate measure into Korean}
측정하다, 법안, 조치, 척도, 치수, 규준, 겨냥, 일정한 액수, 일정한 양, 계량법, 한도, 운율, 약수, 가다, 겨누다, 되다, 평가 따위의 규준, 판단 따위의 규준, 평가하다, 인물 등을 평가하다, 조정하다, 치수를 재다, ...만큼 되다, 겨냥하다, 측량하다

Measure: translate from English into Russian

Translate measure into Russian}
Мера, Измерять, Оценивать, Определять, Мерить, Размер, Иметь размеры, Соответствовать, Отмерять, Отсчитывать, Степень, Мероприятие, Мериться, Обмерить, Такт, Отмеривать, Соразмерять, Вымерять, Смерить, Мерило, Критерий, Регулировать, Единица измерения, Масштаб, Обмеривать, Делитель, Метр, Предел, Мериться силами, Мерка, Ширина столбца, Свита, Снимать мерку, Промеривать, Танец, Покрывать

Measure: translate from English into Spanish

Translate measure into Spanish}
Medida, Medir, Compás, Tomar las medidas, Tallar, Probeta graduada, Proyecto de ley, Ración, Pensar bien

Word origin

Middle English (as a noun in the senses ‘moderation’, ‘instrument for measuring’, ‘unit of capacity’): from Old French mesure, from Latin mensura, from mens- ‘measured’, from the verb metiri

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