Translation of "measure" - English-Italian dictionary

measure

verb uk /ˈmeʒ·ər/ us /ˈmeʒ·ər/ present participle measuring, past tense and past participle measured

to find the size, weight, amount, or speed of something

misurare
I’ve measured all the windows. Ho misurato tutte le finestre.

to be a certain size

misurare
The whale measured around 60 feet in length. La balena misurava circa 18 metri di lunghezza.
noun uk /ˈmeʒ·ər/ us /ˈmeʒ·ər/

something that is done so that a bad situation is stopped

misura, provvedimento
We must take measures to stop the spread of the disease. Dobbiamo adottare delle misure per arrestare la diffusione della malattia.
security measures misure di sicurezza

a way of measuring something

misura
The metre is a measure of length. Il metro è una misura di lunghezza.
The basic units of measure we use are distance, time, and mass. Le unità di misura di base che usiamo sono lunghezza, tempo e massa.
weights and measures pesi e misure

(Translation of “measure” from the Cambridge English–Italian Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)