Translation of "measure" - English-Korean dictionary


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

치수를 재다
I’ve measured all the windows.

to be a certain size

크기가 -이다
The whale measured around 60 feet in length.
noun uk /ˈmeʒ·ər/ us /ˈmeʒ·ər/

something that is done so that a bad situation is stopped

We must take measures to stop the spread of the disease.
security measures

a way of measuring something

The metre is a measure of length.
The basic units of measure we use are distance, time, and mass.
weights and measures

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