Thesaurus.com
Thesaurus / gauges
FEEDBACK

gauges

See definition of gauges on Dictionary.com
  • nounmeasure, standard
  • verbmeasure, judge

synonyms for gauges

  • barometer
  • benchmark
  • criterion
  • indicator
  • meter
  • pattern
  • yardstick
  • basis
  • bore
  • capacity
  • check
  • degree
  • depth
  • example
  • exemplar
  • extent
  • guide
  • guideline
  • height
  • magnitude
  • mark
  • model
  • norm
  • rule
  • sample
  • scale
  • scope
  • size
  • span
  • test
  • thickness
  • touchstone
  • type
  • width
  • guess
  • calculate
  • evaluate
  • ascertain
  • assess
  • determine
  • quantify
  • weigh
  • appraise
  • count
  • scale
  • compute
  • peg
  • figure
  • reckon
  • tally
  • meter
  • rate
  • value
  • eye
  • estimate
  • adjudge
  • check
  • size
  • check out
  • figure in
  • take account of
  • calibrate
  • guesstimate
  • look over
  • quantitate
  • size up
  • have one's number

antonyms for gauges

MOST RELEVANT
  • extreme
  • unimportance
  • estimate
  • guess
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.

TRY USING gauges

See how your sentence looks with different synonyms.

Characters: 0/140
QUIZ
Conjure A Perfect Score On This Magic Words Quiz
START THE QUIZ

How to use gauges in a sentence

On the wall of his room was a map of the Southern States, showing by colored lines the various gauges of all the railroads.
THE BOYS OF '61CHARLES CARLETON COFFIN.
Some rain-gauges are constructed for showing the quantity of rain which falls from each of the four principal quarters.
THE RAIN CLOUDANONYMOUS
The observation of rain-gauges and hygrometers at the same three descriptions of locality.
THE WORKS OF ROBERT LOUIS STEVENSON - SWANSTON EDITION VOL. XXII (OF 25)ROBERT LOUIS STEVENSON
To provide efficient safety-valves, steam-gauges, and other appurtenances.
A HISTORY OF THE GROWTH OF THE STEAM-ENGINEROBERT H. THURSTON
But one feels that he loves and hates his children as we do, and that he correctly gauges their moral value.
ESSAYS ON MODERN NOVELISTSWILLIAM LYON PHELPS
Both diving gauges had failed and the gyroscopic compass had followed suit.
THE STORY OF OUR SUBMARINESJOHN GRAHAM BOWER
The oil, by the force of gravity, flowed from one craft to the other until the gauges showed a full supply.
THE WRECK OF THE TITANMORGAN ROBERTSON
Some had their hands at the controls, others were holding wrenches, gauges and strange, nameless things.
THE BRAINALEXANDER BLADE
These gauges are based upon a very simple principle, known as the "limit" principle.
THE ROMANCE OF WAR INVENTIONSTHOMAS W. CORBIN
What does the black hand on each of the air gauges indicate?
THE TRAVELING ENGINEERS' ASSOCIATIONANONYMOUS
SYNONYM OF THE DAY
OCTOBER 26, 1985
Choose the synonym for future
capacitor