measure sth/sb up Meaning in the Cambridge English Dictionary

Meaning of “measure sth/sb up” in the English Dictionary

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measure sth/sb up

phrasal verb with measure uk   us   /ˈmeʒər/ verb
to discover what ​size something or someone is by ​measuring them: When you ​order a ​made-to-measuresuit from us, we will come to your ​office or ​hotel to ​measure you up.
(Definition of measure sth/sb up from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “measure sth/sb up”
in Chinese (Simplified) 量出…的尺寸…
in Chinese (Traditional) 量出…的尺寸…
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