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General dictionaries General (32 matching dictionaries)
  1. measure: Merriam-Webster.com [home, info]
  2. measure, measure: Oxford Learner's Dictionaries [home, info]
  3. measure: American Heritage Dictionary of the English Language [home, info]
  4. measure: Collins English Dictionary [home, info]
  5. measure: Vocabulary.com [home, info]
  6. measure, measure: Macmillan Dictionary [home, info]
  7. Measure, measure: Wordnik [home, info]
  8. measure: Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary [home, info]
  9. measure: Wiktionary [home, info]
  10. measure: Webster's New World College Dictionary, 4th Ed. [home, info]
  11. measure: The Wordsmyth English Dictionary-Thesaurus [home, info]
  12. measure: Infoplease Dictionary [home, info]
  13. Measure, measure: Dictionary.com [home, info]
  14. measure (v.): Online Etymology Dictionary [home, info]
  15. measure: UltraLingua English Dictionary [home, info]
  16. measure: Cambridge Dictionary of American English [home, info]
  17. measure: Cambridge International Dictionary of Idioms [home, info]
  18. Measure (Apple), Measure (bartending), Measure (data warehouse), Measure (journal), Measure (mathematics), Measure (music), Measure (physics), Measure (typography), Measure, The Measure (SA): Wikipedia, the Free Encyclopedia [home, info]
  19. measure: Cambridge International Dictionary of Phrasal Verbs [home, info]
  20. Measure: Online Plain Text English Dictionary [home, info]
  21. measure: Webster's Revised Unabridged, 1913 Edition [home, info]
  22. measure: Rhymezone [home, info]
  23. measure: AllWords.com Multi-Lingual Dictionary [home, info]
  24. measure: Webster's 1828 Dictionary [home, info]
  25. Measure: Dictionary of Phrase and Fable (1898) [home, info]
  26. measure: Free Dictionary [home, info]
  27. measure: Mnemonic Dictionary [home, info]
  28. measure: WordNet 1.7 Vocabulary Helper [home, info]
  29. measure: LookWAYup Translating Dictionary/Thesaurus [home, info]
  30. measure: Dictionary/thesaurus [home, info]

Art dictionaries Art (8 matching dictionaries)
  1. measure: ArtLex Lexicon of Visual Art Terminology [home, info]
  2. Measure: English-Chinese Dictionary of Graphic Communications (Big 5) [home, info]
  3. measure: Essentials of Music [home, info]
  4. MEASURE: Shakespeare Glossary [home, info]
  5. measure: The Organon: A Conceptually Indexed Dictionary (by Genus and Differentia) [home, info]
  6. measure: ODLIS: Online Dictionary of Library and Information Science [home, info]
  7. MEASURE: Bobs Byway OF POETIC TERMS [home, info]
  8. Measure: Virginia Tech Multimedia Music Dictionary [home, info]

Business dictionaries Business (6 matching dictionaries)
  1. measure: Derivatives [home, info]
  2. measure: Glossary of research economics [home, info]
  3. Measure: GLOSSARY OF LEGISLATIVE TERMS [home, info]
  4. MEASURE: Bouvier's Law Dictionary 1856 Edition [home, info]
  5. Measure (mathematics), measure: Legal dictionary [home, info]
  6. measure: BusinessDictionary.com [home, info]

Computing dictionaries Computing (2 matching dictionaries)
  1. measure: Free On-line Dictionary of Computing [home, info]
  2. Measure (mathematics), Measure (probability), measure: Encyclopedia [home, info]

Medicine dictionaries Medicine (2 matching dictionaries)
  1. measure: online medical dictionary [home, info]
  2. measure: Medical dictionary [home, info]

Miscellaneous dictionaries Miscellaneous (2 matching dictionaries)
  1. MEASURE: Acronym Finder [home, info]
  2. measure: Idioms [home, info]

Religion dictionaries Religion (1 matching dictionary)
  1. Measure: Easton Bible [home, info]

Science dictionaries Science (4 matching dictionaries)
  1. Measure: Eric Weisstein's World of Mathematics [home, info]
  2. measure: MATH SPOKEN HERE! [home, info]
  3. measure, measure: PlanetMath Encyclopedia [home, info]
  4. measure: How Many? A Dictionary of Units of Measurement [home, info]

Slang dictionaries Slang (1 matching dictionary)
  1. measure: The Folk File [home, info]

Sports dictionaries Sports (1 matching dictionary)
  1. measure: Hickok Sports Glossaries [home, info]

Tech dictionaries Tech (1 matching dictionary)
  1. Measure: Sweetwater Music [home, info]

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Quick definitions from WordNet (measure)

noun:  how much there is of something that you can quantify
noun:  any maneuver made as part of progress toward a goal ("The situation called for strong measures")
noun:  musical notation for a repeating pattern of musical beats
noun:  measuring instrument having a sequence of marks at regular intervals; used as a reference in making measurements
noun:  a statute in draft before it becomes law
noun:  the act or process of measuring ("The measurements were carefully done")
noun:  (prosody) the accent in a metrical foot of verse
noun:  a basis for comparison; a reference point against which other things can be evaluated ("They set the measure for all subsequent work")
verb:  have certain dimensions ("This table surfaces measures 20inches by 36 inches")
verb:  determine the measurements of something or somebody, take measurements of ("Measure the length of the wall")
verb:  place a value on; judge the worth of something
verb:  express as a number or measure or quantity

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