Nouns (18)

step, measure
n. any maneuver made as part of progress toward a goal; "the situation called for strong measures"; "the police took steps to reduce crime"
mensuration, measure, measuring, measurement
n. the act or process of assigning numbers to phenomena according to a rule; "the measurements were carefully done"; "his mental measurings proved remarkably accurate"
n. a container of some standard capacity that is used to obtain fixed amounts of a substance
measurement, measure
n. how much there is of something that you can quantify
measure, bill
n. a statute in draft before it becomes law; "they held a public hearing on the bill"
bar, measure
n. musical notation for a repeating pattern of musical beats; "the orchestra omitted the last twelve bars of the song"
cadence, beat, measure, metre, meter
n. (prosody) the accent in a metrical foot of verse

Verbs (11)

measure, quantify
v. express as a number or measure or quantity; "Can you quantify your results?"
measure out, mensurate, measure
v. determine the measurements of something or somebody, take measurements of; "Measure the length of the wall"
valuate, value, appraise, assess, evaluate, measure
v. evaluate or estimate the nature, quality, ability, extent, or significance of; "I will have the family jewels appraised by a professional"; "access all the factors when taking a risk"

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Fuzzynyms (50)

n. a scale for weighing; depends on pull of gravity
segment, section
n. one of several parts or pieces that fit with others to constitute a whole object; "a section of a fishing rod"; "metal sections were used below ground"; "finished the final segment of the road"
share, ploughshare, plowshare
n. a sharp steel wedge that cuts loose the top layer of soil
n. an adequate or large amount; "he had a quantity of ammunition"
surface area, expanse, area
n. the extent of a 2-dimensional surface enclosed within a boundary; "the area of a rectangle"; "it was about 500 square feet in area"
legislative act, statute
n. an act passed by a legislative body
statute law, legislation
n. law enacted by a legislative body
n. a statute enacted by a city government
n. a task to be dealt with; "securing adequate funding is a time-consuming proposition"
n. something proposed (such as a plan or assumption)
complaint, charge
n. (criminal law) a pleading describing some wrong or offense; "he was arrested on a charge of larceny"
v. organize into a code or system, such as a body of law; "Hammurabi codified the laws"
canvas, analyse, canvass, examine, study, analyze
v. consider in detail and subject to an analysis in order to discover essential features or meaning; "analyze a sonnet by Shakespeare"; "analyze the evidence in a criminal trial"; "analyze your real motives"
appraise, survey
v. consider in a comprehensive way; "He appraised the situation carefully before acting"
v. plot a map of (land)
sort out, assort, separate, sort, class, classify
v. arrange or order by classes or categories; "How would you classify these pottery shards--are they prehistoric?"
v. mix in specific proportions; "gauge plaster"
v. regard or treat with consideration, respect, and esteem; "Please consider your family"
v. analyze (chemical substances)
criticise, criticize
v. act as a critic; "Those who criticize others often are not perfect, either"
hold dear, care for, treasure, cherish
v. be fond of; be attached to
savour, savor, relish, bask, enjoy
v. derive or receive pleasure from; get enjoyment from; take pleasure in; "She relished her fame and basked in her glory"
v. look over carefully or inspect; "He surveyed his new classmates"

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