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measure

Pronunciation: /ˈmeʒə(r)/

Translation of measure in French:

n

vt

  • 1 mesurer to measure four by five metres mesurer quatre mètres sur cinq
  • 2 (compare) to measure sth against comparer qch à

Idioms

for good measure

pour faire bonne mesure

Phrasal verbs

measure out

mesurer [land, flour, liquid]; doser [medicine]

measure up

[person] avoir les qualités requises to measure up to être à la hauteur de [expectations] soutenir la comparaison avec [achievement]

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