Definition of “measure” - Learner’s Dictionary

measure

verb uk us /ˈmeʒər/
JUDGE [ T ]

to judge the quality, effect, importance, or value of something:

We will soon be able to measure the results of these policy changes.
They measured the performance of three different engines.
FIND SIZE [ T ]

B2 to find the size, weight, amount, or speed of something:

I've measured all the windows.
The distances were measured in kilometres.
BE SIZE [ I ]

B2 to be a certain size:

a whale measuring around 60 feet in length

(Definition of “measure verb” from the Cambridge Learner's Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)