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Pronunciation of Measure  

English Meaning

A standard of dimension; a fixed unit of quantity or extent; an extent or quantity in the fractions or multiples of which anything is estimated and stated; hence, a rule by which anything is adjusted or judged.

  1. Dimensions, quantity, or capacity as ascertained by comparison with a standard.
  2. A reference standard or sample used for the quantitative comparison of properties: The standard kilogram is maintained as a measure of mass.
  3. A unit specified by a scale, such as an inch, or by variable conditions, such as a day's march.
  4. A system of measurement, such as the metric system.
  5. A device used for measuring.
  6. The act of measuring.
  7. An evaluation or a basis of comparison: "the final measure of the worth of a society” ( Joseph Wood Krutch). See Synonyms at standard.
  8. Extent or degree: The problem was in large measure caused by his carelessness.
  9. A definite quantity that has been measured out: a measure of wine.
  10. A fitting amount: a measure of recognition.
  11. A limited amount or degree: a measure of good-will.
  12. Limit; bounds: generosity knowing no measure.
  13. Appropriate restraint; moderation: "The union of . . . fervor with measure, passion with correctness, this surely is the ideal” ( William James).
  14. An action taken as a means to an end; an expedient. Often used in the plural: desperate measures.
  15. A legislative bill or enactment.
  16. Poetic meter.
  17. Music The metric unit between two bars on the staff; a bar.
  18. To ascertain the dimensions, quantity, or capacity of: measured the height of the ceiling.
  19. To mark, lay out, or establish dimensions for by measuring: measure off an area.
  20. To estimate by evaluation or comparison: "I gave them an account . . . of the situation as far as I could measure it” ( Winston S. Churchill).
  21. To bring into comparison: She measured her power with that of a dangerous adversary.
  22. To mark off or apportion, usually with reference to a given unit of measurement: measure out a pint of milk.
  23. To allot or distribute as if by measuring; mete: The revolutionary tribunal measured out harsh justice.
  24. To serve as a measure of: The inch measures length.
  25. To consider or choose with care; weigh: He measures his words with caution.
  26. Archaic To travel over: "We must measure twenty miles today” ( Shakespeare).
  27. To have a measurement of: The room measures 12 by 20 feet.
  28. To take a measurement.
  29. To allow of measurement: White sugar measures more easily than brown.
  30. measure up To be the equal of something; have similar quality.
  31. measure up To have the necessary qualifications: a candidate who just didn't measure up.
  32. beyond measure In excess.
  33. beyond measure Without limit.
  34. for good measure In addition to the required amount.
  35. a To a degree: The new law was in a measure harmful.

Malayalam Meaning

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നിമാനം - Nimaanam | Nimanam ;അളവുണ്ടായിരിക്കുക - Alavundaayirikkuka | Alavundayirikkuka ;അളവെടുക്കുക - Alavedukkuka ;ഗണിക്കുക - Ganikkuka ;വ്യവസ്ഥ - Vyavastha ;വാശി - Vaashi | Vashi ;

തോത് - Thothu ;വണ്ണം - Vannam ;താപ്പ് - Thaappu | Thappu ;മാത്രം - Maathram | Mathram ;നിരൂപിക്കുക - Niroopikkuka ;പരിമിതി - Parimithi ;പ്രമിതി - Pramithi ;നീളം - Neelam ;വ്യാപ്‌തിയുള്ള - Vyaapthiyulla | Vyapthiyulla ;മാനമുള്ള - Maanamulla | Manamulla ;മാര്‍ഗ്ഗം - Maar‍ggam | Mar‍ggam ;ഗുണാംഗം - Gunaamgam | Gunamgam ;മാത്ര - Maathra | Mathra ;അളക്കുക - Alakkuka ;അളവ്‌ - Alavu ;മാപം - Maapam | Mapam ;അച്ചടിപംക്തിയുടെ വീതി - Achadipamkthiyude Veethi ;പരിണാഹം - Parinaaham | Parinaham ;അളവുപാത്രം - Alavupaathram | Alavupathram ;അദ്രി - Adhri ;മാനദണ്‌ഡം - Maanadhandam | Manadhandam ;ഏര്‍പ്പാട്‌ - Er‍ppaadu | Er‍ppadu ;മൂല്യം നിര്‍ണ്ണയിക്കുക - Moolyam Nir‍nnayikkuka ;തോത്‌ - Thothu ;മിതി - Mithi ;പ്രമാണം - Pramaanam | Pramanam ;വലിപ്പം - Valippam ;വര്‍ഷ്മാവ് - Var‍shmaavu | Var‍shmavu ;അളവ് - Alavu ;പരിമാണം കണ്ടുപിടിക്കുക - Parimaanam Kandupidikkuka | Parimanam Kandupidikkuka ;വൃത്തം - Vruththam | Vrutham ;ഏകകം - Ekakam ;മാതി - Maathi | Mathi ;അളവുകോല്‍ - Alavukol‍ ;ആളം - Aalam | alam ;മാനദണ്ഡം - Maanadhandam | Manadhandam ;പരിമാണം - Parimaanam | Parimanam ;യൗതവം - Yauthavam | Youthavam ;പാരിമിത്യം - Paarimithyam | Parimithyam ;മാപനം - Maapanam | Mapanam ;യോതു - Yothu ;മസ്തി - Masthi ;മാപകം - Maapakam | Mapakam ;മസം - Masam ;


The Usage is actually taken from the Verse(s) of English+Malayalam Holy Bible.

Psalms 108:7

God has spoken in His holiness: "I will rejoice; I will divide Shechem And measure out the Valley of Succoth.

ദൈവം തന്റെ വിശുദ്ധിയിൽ അരുളിച്ചെയ്തതുകൊണ്ടു ഞാൻ ആനന്ദിക്കും; ഞാൻ ശെഖേമിനെ വിഭാഗിച്ചു സുക്കോത്ത് താഴ്വരയെ അളക്കും.

Deuteronomy 21:2

then your elders and your judges shall go out and measure the distance from the slain man to the surrounding cities.

ന്യായധിപതിമാരും പുറത്തു ചെന്നു കൊല്ലപ്പെട്ടവന്റെ ചുറ്റുമിരിക്കുന്ന അതതു പട്ടണംവരെയുള്ള ദൂരം അളക്കേണം.

Ezekiel 4:16

Moreover He said to me, "Son of man, surely I will cut off the supply of bread in Jerusalem; they shall eat bread by weight and with anxiety, and shall drink water by measure and with dread,

മനുഷ്യപുത്രാ, അപ്പവും വെള്ളവും അവർക്കും മുട്ടിപ്പോകേണ്ടതിന്നും ഔരോരുത്തനും സ്തംഭിച്ചു അകൃത്യം നിമിത്തം ക്ഷയിച്ചുപോകേണ്ടതിന്നും


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