Hindi translation of 'measure'
measure /ˈmeʒə ˈमेज़अ/
Word forms: measures, measuring, measured
1. transitive verb
If you measure the quality, quantity, or value of something, you decide how great it is, by using particular procedures or instruments.
He measured the child's ability to imitate rhythms and sounds.
The rate of human heartbeat is measured by counting the pulse rate.
measure something in terms of something
measure something against something
measure the success/progress/impact/quality of something
measure the length/width/height/temperature of something
2. transitive verb
If something measures a particular length, width, or amount, that is its size or intensity, expressed in numbers.
की लंबाई या माप का होना
This plate measures 30cm across.
measure something carefully/accurately
measure x in width/length/height
measure x across
SET PHRASESweigh and measure
3. singular noun
A measure of a particular quality, feeling, or activity is a fairly large amount of it.[formal]
भरपूर मात्रा nf
Each of them attained a measure of success.
4. singular noun
If something is a measure of a particular situation, it shows that the situation is very serious or has developed to a very great extent.
That is a measure of how bad things have become.
5. countable noun
When someone takes measures to do something, they carry out particular actions in order to achieve a particular result.
...new government measures to fight crime.
If something is done for good measure, it is done in addition to a number of other things.
अतिरिक्त रूप से
I repeated my question for good measure.
If you do not measure up to a standard or to someone's expectations, you are not good enough to achieve the standard or fulfil the person's expectations.
की बराबरी कर पाना
Nobody can measure up to his high standards.
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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
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'measure' in Other Languages
- Arabic: يَقْيسُ
- Brazilian Portuguese: medir
- Chinese: 测量
- Croatian: mjeriti
- Czech: měřit změřit
- Danish: måle
- Dutch: meten
- European Spanish: medir
- Finnish: mitata
- French: mesurer
- German: messen
- Greek: μετρώ
- Italian: misurare
- Japanese: 測定する
- Korean: 측정하다
- Norwegian: måle
- Polish: zmierzyć mierzyć
- Portuguese: medir
- Romanian: a măsura
- Russian: измерять
- Spanish: medir
- Swedish: mäta
- Thai: วัด
- Turkish: ölçmek
- Ukrainian: вимірювати
- Vietnamese: đo lường
Translation of measure from the Collins English to Hindi Dictionary