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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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അളവുകോല്‍ - Alavukol‍ ;അളവ് - Alavu ;മസ്തി - Masthi ;അളവുപാത്രം - Alavupaathram | Alavupathram ;മാപം - Maapam | Mapam ;ആളം - Aalam | alam ;

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


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

Matthew 7:2

For with what judgment you judge, you will be judged; and with the measure you use, it will be measured back to you.

നിങ്ങൾ വിധിക്കുന്ന വിധിയാൽ നിങ്ങളെയും വിധിക്കും; നിങ്ങൾ അളക്കുന്ന അളവിനാൽ നിങ്ങൾക്കും അളന്നു കിട്ടും.

Job 11:9

Their measure is longer than the earth And broader than the sea.

അതിന്റെ പരിമാണം ഭൂമിയെക്കാൾ നീളവും സമുദ്രത്തെക്കാൾ വീതിയും ഉള്ളതു.

Galatians 1:13

For you have heard of my former conduct in Judaism, how I persecuted the church of God beyond measure and tried to destroy it.

യെഹൂദമതത്തിലെ എന്റെ മുമ്പേത്ത നടപ്പു നിങ്ങൾ കേട്ടിട്ടുണ്ടല്ലോ. ഞാൻ ദൈവത്തിന്റെ സഭയെ അത്യന്തം ഉപദ്രവിച്ചു മുടിക്കയും


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