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synonyms for measures

  • part
  • quota
  • allotment
  • allowance
  • amount
  • amplification
  • amplitude
  • area
  • bang
  • breadth
  • bulk
  • capacity
  • degree
  • depth
  • dimension
  • distance
  • duration
  • extent
  • fix
  • frequency
  • height
  • hit
  • magnitude
  • mass
  • meed
  • mensuration
  • nip
  • pitch
  • proportion
  • quantity
  • quantum
  • range
  • ratio
  • ration
  • reach
  • share
  • shot
  • size
  • slug
  • span
  • strength
  • sum
  • volume
  • weight
  • admeasurement
  • admensuration
  • control
  • means
  • move
  • project
  • step
  • limit
  • act
  • action
  • proposal
  • effort
  • procedure
  • maneuver
  • limitation
  • stopgap
  • proceeding
  • resort
  • shift
  • agency
  • expedient
  • course
  • moderation
  • proposition
  • restraint
  • device
  • resource
  • deed
  • makeshift
  • strategem

antonyms for measures

MOST RELEVANT
  • extreme
  • unimportance
  • whole
  • ignorance
  • inaction
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How to use measures in a sentence

Other things being equal, the volume of voice used measures the value that the mind puts upon the thought.
EXPRESSIVE VOICE CULTUREJESSIE ELDRIDGE SOUTHWICK
Will your Majesty be pleased to order this to be noted, and take what measures may be most to your royal pleasure.
THE PHILIPPINE ISLANDS, 1493-1898, VOLUME XX, 1621-1624VARIOUS
This danger Garnache, however, was no less quick to perceive, and with a dismaying promptness did he take his measures.
ST. MARTIN'S SUMMERRAFAEL SABATINI
The old stage-road from Dublin to Galway measures 133 miles, or nearly seven more than the Railroad.
GLANCES AT EUROPEHORACE GREELEY
He warmly espoused the interests of his country, and many important measures were effected by his eloquence.
THE EVERY DAY BOOK OF HISTORY AND CHRONOLOGYJOEL MUNSELL
Stirling surrendered and Wallace a fugitive, Edward went home and meditated measures for the government of the conquered country.
KING ROBERT THE BRUCEA. F. MURISON
Of the 27 members of the Stamp Act Congress, few if any were inclined to rash or venturesome measures.
THE EVE OF THE REVOLUTIONCARL BECKER
Even Mr. Hutchinson had declared himself against ministerial measures.
THE EVE OF THE REVOLUTIONCARL BECKER
In respect to the measures which should be adopted to achieve the end desired, there was not the same unanimity.
THE EVE OF THE REVOLUTIONCARL BECKER
The latter, Mr. Adams liked much, a "masterly man" who was very strong for the most vigorous measures.
THE EVE OF THE REVOLUTIONCARL BECKER
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