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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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താപ്പ് - Thaappu | Thappu ;അളവുകോല്‍ - Alavukol‍ ;തോത്‌ - Thothu ;വലിപ്പം - Valippam ;നീളം - Neelam ;മസ്തി - Masthi ;

ഏകകം - Ekakam ;യോതു - Yothu ;മാതി - Maathi | Mathi ;വൃത്തം - Vruththam | Vrutham ;പ്രമാണം - Pramaanam | Pramanam ;വ്യവസ്ഥ - Vyavastha ;പരിമാണം - Parimaanam | Parimanam ;അദ്രി - Adhri ;വാശി - Vaashi | Vashi ;മാര്‍ഗ്ഗം - Maar‍ggam | Mar‍ggam ;മാപകം - Maapakam | Mapakam ;ആളം - Aalam | alam ;മാനദണ്‌ഡം - Maanadhandam | Manadhandam ;മാത്ര - Maathra | Mathra ;അളവുണ്ടായിരിക്കുക - Alavundaayirikkuka | Alavundayirikkuka ;അളവ്‌ - Alavu ;ഗുണാംഗം - Gunaamgam | Gunamgam ;പരിമിതി - Parimithi ;ഏര്‍പ്പാട്‌ - Er‍ppaadu | Er‍ppadu ;നിരൂപിക്കുക - Niroopikkuka ;മാനമുള്ള - Maanamulla | Manamulla ;യൗതവം - Yauthavam | Youthavam ;അളവ് - Alavu ;പാരിമിത്യം - Paarimithyam | Parimithyam ;വണ്ണം - Vannam ;പ്രമിതി - Pramithi ;മാനദണ്ഡം - Maanadhandam | Manadhandam ;അളവുപാത്രം - Alavupaathram | Alavupathram ;പരിമാണം കണ്ടുപിടിക്കുക - Parimaanam Kandupidikkuka | Parimanam Kandupidikkuka ;മാപം - Maapam | Mapam ;അച്ചടിപംക്തിയുടെ വീതി - Achadipamkthiyude Veethi ;വ്യാപ്‌തിയുള്ള - Vyaapthiyulla | Vyapthiyulla ;അളവെടുക്കുക - Alavedukkuka ;മാത്രം - Maathram | Mathram ;അളക്കുക - Alakkuka ;നിമാനം - Nimaanam | Nimanam ;വര്‍ഷ്മാവ് - Var‍shmaavu | Var‍shmavu ;മസം - Masam ;മാപനം - Maapanam | Mapanam ;പരിണാഹം - Parinaaham | Parinaham ;മൂല്യം നിര്‍ണ്ണയിക്കുക - Moolyam Nir‍nnayikkuka ;ഗണിക്കുക - Ganikkuka ;മിതി - Mithi ;തോത് - Thothu ;


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

Revelation 21:17

Then he measured its wall: one hundred and forty-four cubits, according to the measure of a man, that is, of an angel.

അതിന്റെ മതിൽ അളന്നു; മനുഷ്യന്റെ അളവിന്നു എന്നുവെച്ചാൽ ദൂതന്റെ അളവിന്നു തന്നേ, നൂറ്റിനാല്പത്തിനാലു മുഴം ഉണ്ടായിരുന്നു.

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

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.


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