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English definition of “measure sb/sth against sb/sth”

measure sb/sth against sb/sth

phrasal verb with measure     /ˈmeʒ.ər/ US  // verb
to judge someone or something by him, her, or it against someone or something else : She measured the shoe against the footprint , but it was smaller .Comparing and contrasting
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