What does measuring mean?

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. measurement, measuring, measure, mensuration(noun)

    the act or process of assigning numbers to phenomena according to a rule

    "the measurements were carefully done"; "his mental measurings proved remarkably accurate"

Webster Dictionary

  1. Measuring

    of Measure

  2. Measuring(adj)

    used in, or adapted for, ascertaining measurements, or dividing by measure

Editors Contribution

  1. measuring

    Verb form of the word measure.

    They were measuring the amount of water they were using to ensure they were being prudent and responsible as a family.

    Submitted by MaryC on April 14, 2020  

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How to say measuring in sign language?

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Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of measuring in Chaldean Numerology is: 3

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of measuring in Pythagorean Numerology is: 8

Examples of measuring in a Sentence

  1. Alan Chan:

    Well, efficient-wise, of course being scanned inside a changing room is a lot more efficient. I've tried the traditional measuring method, it felt more personal, but it took up more of my time. And I felt like the 3D managed to measure more thoroughly and more parts of myself. If I had to go to a traditional tailor and have myself measured the way the computer did, I think that would take much longer.

  2. Scott Pruitt:

    I think that measuring with precision human activity on the climate is something very challenging to do, so no, I would not agree that it’s a primary contributor to the global warming that we see.

  3. Jeffrey Sachs:

    Measuring self-reported happiness and achieving well-being should be on every nation's agenda as they begin to pursue the Sustainable Development Goals, indeed the goals themselves embody the very idea that human well-being should be nurtured through a holistic approach that combines economic, social and environmental objectives.

  4. German Environment Minister Barbara Hendricks:

    We are currently working on new, honest measuring methods in Brussels, we can't just rely on tests in the lab.

  5. Shelby Rideout:

    Gone are the days of backyard birthday parties with a homemade cake, a peanut hunt and a game of 'drop a clothes pin' in the bottle, thanks to Pinterest, Facebook and Instagram, parents now get to feel 'less than' for throwing that kind of party. These exaggerations on social media become a measuring stick in which to gauge your success or failure as a parent.

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