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Synonyms for measure

choose carefully

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for good measure

get or take the measure of something or someone

have the measure of someone

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measure something up

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measure up

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  • come up to standard
  • be fit
  • be adequate
  • be capable
  • be suitable
  • make the grade
  • be suited
  • be satisfactory
  • come up to scratch
  • cut the mustard
  • fulfil the expectations
  • fit or fill the bill

measure up to something or someone

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Synonyms for measure

the amount of space occupied by something

relative intensity or amount, as of a quality or attribute

a means by which individuals are compared and judged

the act or process of ascertaining dimensions, quantity, or capacity

avoidance of extremes of opinion, feeling, or personal conduct

an action calculated to achieve an end

the formal product of a legislative or judicial body

the patterned, recurring alternation of contrasting elements, such as stressed and unstressed notes in music

to ascertain the dimensions, quantity, or capacity of

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measure out: to set aside or distribute as a share

measure up: to be equal or alike

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musical notation for a repeating pattern of musical beats

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measuring instrument having a sequence of marks at regular intervals

a container of some standard capacity that is used to obtain fixed amounts of a substance

determine the measurements of something or somebody, take measurements of

express as a number or measure or quantity

have certain dimensions

evaluate or estimate the nature, quality, ability, extent, or significance of

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And with TSW having the measure of Bristol, the Welsh outfit played dynamic, high-level volleyball that the West Country side simply couldn't handle.
Picking up the ball 22m out, he stepped past two defenders before having the measure of the fullback.
This means that the cost of installing the energy-efficient measure must not exceed the saving that will be made by having the measure installed.
As the main proponent of the FOI Bill, the Quezon lawmaker plans on having the measure sponsored and debated on as soon as they resume work.
Christophe Lemaire always looked to have plenty of horse under him turning in, the pair having the measure of the brave Izzi Top halfway up the straight, before powering to a three-and-a-halflength success.
Both towns approved having the measure go to a special election at their annual town meetings.