- n.测量，测度; 措施; 程度; 尺寸;
- vt.测量; 估量;
- vi.测量; 测量（大小，容量，尺寸等）;
- 复数: measures;
- 第三人称单数: measures;
- 过去式: measured;
- 过去分词: measured;
- 现在分词: measuring;
How do you measure the volume of a gas?
The Tory Party called the bill "the most squalid measure ever put before the Commons".
There is no way to measure these effects; the chances are it did some good.
The governments of the industrialized world had failed to get the measure of the crisis.
It was fatiguing sometimes to try to measure up to her standard of perfection.
Guy was elected leader and then found to have the highest EQ on a nominal measure.
With the exception of Juan, each attained a measure of success.
Mankind's knowledge of the universe has increased beyond measure.
Temperature is a measure of the agitation of the molecules of matter.
Lili was the only person I knew who had the measure of her brother.
Has he taken the measure of us and concluded that we're not willing to risk a life?
Do you make suits to measure?
你定做西装 吗 ?
The tailor took my measure for a new suit.
The senator urged against the adoption of the measure.
When his wish was realized, his joy knew no measure.
The new test provides a yardstick against which to measure children's learning.
He must not measure his neighbour's corn by his own bushel.
That old tree must measure at least 30 metres from top to bottom.
The county voted the measure down.
She fascinates me beyond measure.
Will you measure up or shall I?
How does the food here measure up according to your nutrition standards?
按照你的营养标准来衡量这食物 怎么样 ?
The measure will mainly be carried out by government officials.
Though it may be possible to measure the value of material goods in terms of money, it is extremely difficult to estimate the true value of the services which people perform for us.
Please measure me for a new coat.
The shopkeeper was fined for giving short weight [ measure ] .
那店主因卖东西 短斤缺两 而受罚.
This last old man loved me above the measure of a father, nay, godded me indeed.
这最后一位老人比父亲还要疼爱我; 不, 简直把我当成神.
This measure needs further discussion and consideration.
You must measure the length by rule and line.
Please turn round and let me measure your chest.
Up until that point, Leah had followed traditional measures of success.
The question is, how?Lawrence Patihis at the University of Southern Mississippi recently studied around 20 people with HSAM and found that they scored particularly highly on two measures: fantasy proneness ( ' , 倾向) and absorption.
The middle-aged person, Barth continued, can see death in the distance, but moves with a measured haste to get big new things done while there is still time.
The study, which followed more than 2,000 healthy adults between the ages of 18 and 60, found that certain mental functions—including measures of abstract reasoning, mental speed and puzzle-solving—started to dull as early as age 27.
In spite of such temporary measures, soaring food prices and spreading hunger in many other countries are beginning to break down the social order.
Under the law in Massachusetts, tobacco companies have to measure the nicotine content of every type of cigarette and report the results.
The Director General of the International Labour Organization Juan Somavia notes that some countries have taken measures to address the effects of the global crisis.
Different measures should be taken to protect one's home from burglary in addition to the wireless security system.
After taking appropriate measures to contain the RF interference to our test lab, we tested the attack out for ourselves, and were able to verify that it's possible with the right equipment.
What, then, are the effects of thinking about time in these different ways? Does one make us more productive? Better at the tasks at hand? Happier? In experiments conducted by Tamar Avnet and Anne-Laure Sellier, they had participants organize different activities—from project planning, holiday shopping, to yoga—by time or to-do list to measure how they performed under clock time vs task time.
Many policy measures to control obesity（肥胖症）assume that people consciously and rationally choose what and how much they eat and therefore focus on providing information and more access to healthier foods," note the two researchers.
The other measures include restricting portion sizes, taxing and prohibiting special price deals for junk foods, and placing warning labels on the products
What do the Rand researchers think of many of the policy measures to control obesity?
Borrowing ideas from alcohol control measures
In this experiment, Wood, Lee and Perunovic measured 68 students'elf-esteem
Measures to create job opportunities.
Thus, time and time's relativity are measurable by any hourglass, alarm clock, or an atomic clock that can measure a billionth of a second.
Einstein used a definition of time for experimental purposes, as that which is measured by a clock.
What measure did the Graben Gore Restaurant take to stop stealing?
The retail giant said the poor financial performance this year has pushed it to begin implementing $400 million in cost-cutting measures.
They include such measures as accountable care organizations to take charge of a patient's needs with an eye on both cost and quality, and chronic disease management to make sure the seriously ill, who are responsible for the bulk of all health care costs, are treated properly.
Measuring emissions is not a precise science, particularly when it comes to issues surrounding land use; not all nations have released up-to-date data, and in any case, emissions from some sectors such as aviation are not included in national statistics.
It helps advertisers to measure the click-through rates.
But researchers are improving systems to measure a teacher's performance throughout the year, and, with three years of data, it's usually possible to tell which teachers are failing.
As a report in The New England Journal of Medicine concluded, Pretty much every proposed innovation found in the health policy literature these days is contained in these measures.
Parents, teachers, even the kids themselves, scored the youngsters on measures like acting before thinking and persistence in reaching goals.
Since tobacco is one of the biggest causes of premature death in the UK, a measure that tames the habit even by a fraction is worth trying.
The passive attitude we have to climate change as individuals can be altered by counting us in — and measuring us against - our peer group.
In a society that tends to measure everything in terms of dollars and cents, we learn form a young age to consider the costs of our decisions in financial terms.
2015年高考英语浙江卷 完形填空 原文
Indeed, they made only half as many errors as those wearing their own clothes on the stroop test one way of measuring attention.
2017年高考英语浙江卷（11月） 阅读理解 阅读B 原文
It found many youngsters now measure their status by how much public approval they get online, often through "likes".
2018年高考英语江苏卷 阅读理解 阅读D 原文
Some immigrant advocates worry that as hard financial times make it more difficult for natives to keep jobs, such measures will become more a vehicle for intolerance than integration.
2017年高考英语浙江卷（6月） 阅读理解 阅读C 原文
The bicycles will have smart phones attached to the handlebars measuring how much power is being generated for the hotel.
2016年高考英语浙江卷（10月） 阅读理解 阅读B 原文
The label tells you what each axis measures.
2015年高考英语浙江卷 阅读理解 阅读B 原文
The measure to reduce risks from social media.
2018年高考英语江苏卷 阅读理解 阅读D 原文
There are measures to punish road offences.
2015年高考英语湖南卷 阅读理解 阅读A 选项
They have reduced pollution through effective measures.
2014年高考英语全国卷2 阅读理解 阅读B 选项
This nature of data makes the antitrust measures of the past less useful.
2017年高考英语江苏卷 阅读理解 阅读C 原文
This smart keyboard precisely measures the cadence with which one types and the pressure fingers apply to each key.
2019年高考英语全国卷I 阅读理解 阅读C 原文
Tononi's team measured the size of these connections, or synapses, in the brains of 12 mice.
2017年高考英语北京卷 阅读理解 七选五 原文
It may be said that the measure of the worth of any social institution is its effect in enlarging and improving experience; but this effect is not a part of its original motive.
Rather than concluding that children make parents either happy or miserable, Senior suggests we need to redefine happiness: instead of thinking of it as something that can be measured by moment-to-moment joy, we should consider being happy as a past-tense condition.
They could still invalidate Fourth Amendment protections when facing severe, urgent circumstances, and they could take reasonable measures to ensure that phone data are not erased or altered while a warrant is pending.
The French measures, however, rely too much on severe punishment to change a culture that still regards beauty as skin-deep – and bone-showing.
Such measures have a couple of uplifting motives.
This is a lesson that rich countries can learn : When GDP is no longer regarded as the sole measure of a country’s success, the world looks very different.
Some relatively poor European countries have seen huge improvements across measures including civil society , income equality and the environment.
So, what Kennedy was referring to was that while GDP has been the most common method for measuring the economic activity of nations , as a measure , it is no longer enough.
Rather than just focusing on GDP, over 40 different sets of criteria from health, education and civil society engagement have been measured to get a more rounded assessment of how countries are performing.
Kennedy once said that a country’s GDP measures “everything except that which makes life worthwhile.”
It measures things that do not matter and misses things that do.
Enhanced security measures since then, combined with a rise in airline travel due to the improving Chicago’s O’Hare International.
By most recent measures, the UK’s GDP has been the envy of the Western world, with record low unemployment and high growth figures.
Across the 163 countries measured, the UK is one of the poorest performers in ensuring that economic growth is translated into meaningful improvements for its citizens.
Legislation is moving through the House that would save USPS an estimated $286 billion over five years, which could help pay for new vehicles, among other survival measures.
If it clears the House, this measure would still have to get through the Senate where someone is bound to point out that it amounts to the bare, bare minimum necessary to keep the Postal Service afloat, not comprehensive reform.
1. the act or process of measuring;
"the measurements were carefully done"
"his mental measurings proved remarkably accurate"
2. a basis for comparison; a reference point against which other things can be evaluated;
"they set the measure for all subsequent work"
3. how much there is of something that you can quantify
4. any maneuver made as part of progress toward a goal;
"the situation called for strong measures"
"the police took steps to reduce crime"
5. a statute in draft before it becomes law;
"they held a public hearing on the bill"
6. (prosody) the accent in a metrical foot of verse
7. musical notation for a repeating pattern of musical beats;
"the orchestra omitted the last twelve bars of the song"
8. measuring instrument having a sequence of marks at regular intervals; used as a reference in making measurements
1. determine the measurements of something or somebody, take measurements of;
"Measure the length of the wall"
2. express as a number or measure or quantity;
"Can you quantify your results?"
3. have certain dimensions;
"This table surfaces measures 20inches by 36 inches"
4. place a value on; judge the worth of something;
"I will have the family jewels appraised by a professional"
To be the equal of.
To have the necessary qualifications
a candidate who just didn't measure up.
get (或take或have)the measure of
assess or have assessed the character, nature, or abilities of (someone or something)
he's got her measure—she won't fool him.
in — measure
to the degree specified
his rapid promotion was due in some measure to his friendship with the king.
measure one's length
(dated)(of a person) fall flat on the ground
measure of capacity
a standard unit of volume used for containers, liquids, and substances such as grain
for good measure
In addition to the required amount.
in a measure 或 in some measure
To a degree
The new law was in a measure harmful.
standard, criterion, measure, gauge
度量 测量 衡量 量具
量，计：确定某物质的范围或量 某物质的范围或量 测定一物质的大小或质量的度量器：见weight