gauge

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UK:*UK and possibly other pronunciationsUK and possibly other pronunciations/ˈgeɪdʒ/US:USA pronunciation: IPA and respellingUSA pronuncation: IPA/geɪdʒ/ ,USA pronunciation: respelling(gāj)

Inflections of 'gauge' (v): (⇒ conjugate)
gauges
v 3rd person singular
gauging
v pres pverb, present participle: -ing verb used descriptively or to form progressive verb--for example, "a singing bird," "It is singing."
gauged
v pastverb, past simple: Past tense--for example, "He saw the man." "She laughed."
gauged
v past pverb, past participle: Verb form used descriptively or to form verbs--for example, "the locked door," "The door has been locked."

WordReference English Thesaurus © 2020
Sense: Noun: something used to measure
Synonyms:
measure , scale , guideline , yardstick, standard , norm, criterion , indicator, benchmark , index , basis , tape measure, measuring tape, measuring stick, ruler , slide rule, protractor, calculator, dipstick, meter , thermometer, barometer, sextant
Sense: Noun: distance between rails
Synonyms:
distance , width , breadth, size , measurement
Sense: Verb: estimate
Synonyms:
estimate , guess , figure , conjecture, guesstimate (informal), take an educated guess at, reckon , size up, put , place
Sense: Verb: measure precisely
Synonyms:
measure , calculate, take sth's measurements, quantify, scale , span
Sense: Verb: judge
Synonyms:
judge , rank , mark , assess , evaluate , weigh up, weigh

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