gauge synonyms

Here's a list of possible synonyms and antonyms 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, gauge, 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, gauge, 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, gauge

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

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

    Synonyms:
    pretend, guess, pass judgment, infer, opine, gauge, 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

    Synonyms:
    judge, guess, estimate, approximate

  8. gauge(verb)

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

    Synonyms:
    judge, guess, estimate, approximate

  9. gauge(verb)

    measure precisely and against a standard

    Synonyms:
    judge, guess, estimate, approximate

  10. gauge(verb)

    adapt to a specified measurement

    Synonyms:
    judge, guess, estimate, approximate

  11. gauge(verb)

    mix in specific proportions

    Synonyms:
    judge, guess, estimate, approximate

Dictionary of English Synonymes

  1. gauge(v. a.)

    Synonyms:
    measure (a cask, &c.), find the contents of

  2. gauge(v. a.)

    Synonyms:
    measure (as to ability), estimate

  3. gauge(n.)

    Synonyms:
    measure

PPDB, the paraphrase database

List of paraphrases:

indicator, manometer, tonnage, meter, assess, measure, evaluate, template, indicators, calibrate, measuring, gauges, calibre



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