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Antonyms for gauge
geɪdʒ

This page is about all possible antonyms and opposite words for the term gauge.

Princeton's WordNet

  1. gauge, gage(noun)

    a measuring instrument for measuring and indicating a quantity such as the thickness of wire or the amount of rain etc.

    Synonyms:
    calibre, gage, locoweed, smoke, standard of measurement, caliber, bore, sens, dope, skunk, pot, weed, green goddess, grass, sess

  2. gauge, standard of measurement(noun)

    accepted or approved instance or example of a quantity or quality against which others are judged or measured or compared

    Synonyms:
    gage, bore, standard of measurement, calibre, caliber

  3. gauge(noun)

    the distance between the rails of a railway or between the wheels of a train

    Synonyms:
    gage, bore, standard of measurement, calibre, caliber

  4. gauge(noun)

    the thickness of wire

    Synonyms:
    gage, bore, standard of measurement, calibre, caliber

  5. bore, gauge, caliber, calibre(verb)

    diameter of a tube or gun barrel

    Synonyms:
    dullard, gage, aegir, eager, bore-hole, standard of measurement, eagre, drill hole, quality, bore, calibre, caliber, tidal bore

  6. estimate, gauge, approximate, guess, judge(verb)

    judge tentatively or form an estimate of (quantities or time)

    "I estimate this chicken to weigh three pounds"

    Synonyms:
    pretend, guess, pass judgment, infer, opine, figure, reckon, suppose, try, venture, estimate, judge, pronounce, hazard, imagine, label, evaluate, come close, approximate, think, calculate, forecast, count on, adjudicate

  7. gauge(verb)

    rub to a uniform size

    "gauge bricks"

    Synonyms:
    judge, guess, estimate, approximate

  8. gauge(verb)

    determine the capacity, volume, or contents of by measurement and calculation

    "gauge the wine barrels"

    Synonyms:
    judge, guess, estimate, approximate

  9. gauge(verb)

    measure precisely and against a standard

    "the wire is gauged"

    Synonyms:
    judge, guess, estimate, approximate

  10. gauge(verb)

    adapt to a specified measurement

    "gauge the instruments"

    Synonyms:
    judge, guess, estimate, approximate

  11. gauge(verb)

    mix in specific proportions

    "gauge plaster"

    Synonyms:
    judge, guess, estimate, approximate

Complete Dictionary of Synonyms and Antonyms

  1. gauge

    Antonyms:
    survey, conjecture, view, scan, guess, observe, mismeasure

    Synonyms:
    measure, fathom, probe

How to use gauge in a sentence?

  1. Tanya Zuckerbrot:

    Don't rely on the color of the cooked meat to gauge food safety, use a food thermometer that shows that meats are cooked to a safe minimum internal temperature as recommended by the USDA.

  2. Rex Whitmire Harbour:

    Also in the vehicle, investigators found approximately 3,000 rounds of.22 ammunition, 350 rounds of 9mm ammunition and 150 12-gauge shotgun shells.

  3. Cynthia Rodriguez:

    I noticed the sign as we went by and I thought, ‘Wow. Buy her a diamond, get a free 12-gauge shotgun. Huh. What a deal,’.

  4. Alex McNabb:

    So, guess who volunteered to take( his) blood ? dr. Narcan enjoyed great, immense satisfaction as he terrorized this youngster with a needle and stabbed him thusly in the arm with a large-gauge IV catheter.

  5. Tetsuro Ii:

    When the Chinese economy is slowing down, there will be a fairly big impact on the production of durable goods. Investors are trying to gauge the impact as there is no evidence of that in the data yet.

How to pronounce gauge?

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How to say gauge in sign language?

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