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measure
'mɛʒər
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English Definition
(名) As a noun
  1. How much there is or how many there are of something that you can quantify.
  2. Any maneuver made as part of progress toward a goal.
  3. The act or process of assigning numbers to phenomena according to a rule.
  4. A container of some standard capacity that is used to obtain fixed amounts of a substance.
  5. Measuring instrument having a sequence of marks at regular intervals; used as a reference in making measurements.
  6. A statute in draft before it becomes law.
  7. Musical notation for a repeating pattern of musical beats.
  8. The accent in a metrical foot of verse.
  9. A basis for comparison; a reference point against which other things can be evaluated.
(动) As a verb
  1. Express as a number or measure or quantity.
  2. Determine the measurements of something or somebody, take measurements of.
  3. Evaluate or estimate the nature, quality, ability, extent, or significance of.
  4. Have certain dimensions.
Hyphenationmeas•ure
Part of Speech(名) noun, (不及物的动) intransitive verb, (剂物的动) transitive verb
Matching Results
liàngcapacity; quantity; amount; to estimate; abbr. for 量词, classifier (in Chinese grammar); measure word
liángto measure
测量cèliángsurvey; to measure; to gauge; to determine
打量dǎliangto size somebody up; to look somebody up and down; to take the measure of; to suppose; to reckon
估量gūliangto estimate; to assess
衡量héngliángto weigh; to examine; to consider
尺寸chǐcunsize; dimension; measurement
大小dàxiǎodimension; magnitude; size; measurement; large and small; at any rate; adults and children; consideration of seniority
标准biāozhǔn(an official) standard; norm; criterion
措施cuòshīmeasure; step
丈量zhàngliángto measure; measurement
度量dùliàngmeasure; tolerance; breadth; magnanimity; (math.) metric
测度cèdùmeasure (math.)
量度liángdùto measure; measurement
量测liángcèto measure; measurement
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