gauge

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1 gauge noun
also US gage /ˈgeɪʤ/
plural gauges also gages
1 gauge
noun
also US gage /ˈgeɪʤ/
plural gauges also gages
Learner's definition of GAUGE
[count] : an instrument that is used for measuring something
[count] : something that can be used to measure or judge something else usually singular often + of
[noncount] : the distance between the rails of a railroad
[noncount] : the thickness of something (such as a sheet of metal) or the diameter of wire or a screw
[noncount] : the size of a shotgun based on how big the inside of the barrel is
2 gauge verb
also US gage /ˈgeɪʤ/
gauges also gages; gauged also gaged; gauging also gaging
2 gauge
verb
also US gage /ˈgeɪʤ/
gauges also gages; gauged also gaged; gauging also gaging
Learner's definition of GAUGE
[+ object]
: to make a judgment about (something)
: to measure (something) exactly
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