French translation of 'measured'
Example Sentences Including 'measured'
He was watching her from the place where he measured out penicillin pills.Anastasia Krupnik (3-in-1)
Only now she smiled with measured guile, not an overflow of innocence.Splitting
In her presence Klaus and Gebhard were consideration personified, yet the couple on the bed made a mockery out of their measured politeness.The Image of Laura
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- (= assess) [quality, value, effect]
⇒ It is difficult to measure the impact of the new law.
Il est difficile de mesurer l'impact de la nouvelle loi.
- [length, width, diameter]
⇒ I measured the page.
J'ai mesuré la page.
- (= be)
⇒ The room measures 3 metres by 4.
La pièce mesure trois mètres sur quatre.
⇒ The crab measured over 30 centimetres.
Le crabe mesurait plus de 30 centimètres.
- (= degree)
mesure fin some measure (= to some extent)
dans une certaine mesuresome measure of protection
un certain degré de protectiona measure of success
un certain succèsbeyond measure (= tremendously)
au-delà de toute mesure
- (= indication)
to be a measure of sth
montrer qchto be a measure of how ...
⇒ That is a measure of how bad things have become.
Cela montre à quel point les choses ont empiré.to be a measure of how much
montrer à quel point
⇒ That is a measure of how much the world order has changed.
Cela montre à quel point l'ordre mondial a changé.to be a measure of how far
montrer à quel point
⇒ That is a measure of how far we have progressed.
Cela montre à quel point nous avons progressé.
- (= initiative)
mesure fto take measures to do sth
prendre des mesures pour faire qch
- [of cognac, whisky]
Example Sentences Including 'measure'
The speed with which they had raised it was, he realized, a measure of their concern.Double Deceit
Cass ' face -- unexpectedly -- no, expectedly, Cass ' face, registering relief and urgency in equal measure.The Last Raven
There's also a hatch which opens directly into the water - made to measure for scuba divers.A Daystar of Fear
Translation of measured from the Collins English to French Dictionary