Gauge

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Gauge

  • (noun) an instrument that measures and gives a visual display of the amount, level, or contents of something. “a fuel gauge”
  • (noun) a tool for checking whether something conforms to a desired dimension. “mark out the details of the angled surfaces with a knife and gauge”
  • (noun) a means of estimating something. “emigration is perhaps the best gauge of public unease”
  • (noun) the thickness, size, or capacity of something, especially as a standard measure.
  • (noun) the diameter of a wire, fibre, tube, etc. “a fine 0.018-inch gauge wire”
  • (noun) a measure of the diameter of a gun barrel, or of its ammunition, expressed as the number of spherical pieces of shot of the same diameter as the barrel that can be made from 1 lb (454 g) of lead. “a 12-gauge shotgun”
  • (noun) the thickness of sheet metal or plastic. “500-gauge polythene”
  • (noun) the distance between the rails of a line of railway track. “the line was laid to a gauge of 2 ft 9 ins”
  • (noun) the position of a sailing ship to windward ( the weather gage ) or leeward ( the lee gage ) of another. “the French fleet was heavily outnumbered but had the weather gage”
  • (verb) estimate or determine the amount, level, or volume of. “astronomers can gauge the star’s intrinsic brightness”
  • (verb) judge or assess (a situation, mood, etc.). “she was unable to gauge his mood”
  • (verb) measure the dimensions of (an object) with a gauge. “when dry the assemblies can be gauged exactly”

Gauge meaning in Hindi (English to Hindi meaning)

  • नापना, मापना, माप, आंकना, मानदंड, गेज, नाप, मापक, भाँपना, अनुमान, एक सा करना, ठीक-ठीक नापना, नाप, पट्टी का झीना कपड़ा, पैमाना, पैमाना बनाना, मापना, रेल की लाइन का अन्तर, विस्तार

Gauge origin

  • Middle English (denoting a standard measure): from Old French gauge (noun), gauger (verb), variant of Old Northern French jauge (noun), jauger (verb), of unknown origin.

Gauge in a sentence (word usage in recent Hindu newspaper)

  • India Services Gauge Remains in Contraction Zone in October, India’s main services index signaled a contraction for a second straight month, the weakest stretch since 2017, amid a prolonged economic …
  • RB enters male grooming category in India with hair removal …, “Male grooming is a big trend among Indian consumers who are … from online searches to gauge demand for such products in the market.
  • Kartarpur corridor: Pakistan adopting uncooperative attitude, … Sahib gurudwara in Pakistan, India was looking at sending an advance team to gauge the arrangements made, the person cited above said. ,
  • India to work with China, Pakistan to gauge impact of climate …, To better gauge the impact of climate change on the Hindu Kush mountains, which includes the Himalayas, and spruce up data-gathering, the …
  • Indian businesses buoyant about growth amid global …, According to the report, 96% of companies surveyed in India are … The gauge contracted by 5.2% in September from a growth of 4.3% in the …

Gauge pronunciation

Manoeuvre

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Manoeuvre

  • (noun) a movement or series of moves requiring skill and care. “snowboarders performed daring manoeuvres on precipitous slopes”.
  • (noun) a carefully planned or cunning scheme or action. “shady financial manoeuvres”
  • (noun) the fact or process of taking carefully planned or cunning action. “the economic policy provided no room for manoeuvre”
  • (noun) a large-scale military exercise of troops, warships, and other forces. “the Russian vessel was on manoeuvres”
  • (verb) move skilfully or carefully. “the lorry was unable to manoeuvre comfortably in the narrow street”
  • (verb) carefully guide or manipulate (someone or something) in order to achieve an end. “they were manoeuvring him into betraying his friend”
  • (verb) manipulate a situation to achieve an end. “Rann was manoeuvring to elope with the girl”

Manoeuvre meaning in Hindi (English to Hindi meaning)

  • चाल, युक्तिचाल चलना, कौशल, युक्ति, दाँव, पैंतरेबाजी, दाँवपेंच

Manoeuvre origin

  • mid 18th century (as a noun in the sense ‘tactical movement’): from French manœuvre (noun), manœuvrer (verb), from medieval Latin manuoperare from Latin manus ‘hand’ + operari ‘to work’.

Manoeuvre in a sentence (word usage in recent Hindu newspaper)

  • India’s Latest Manoeuvre: Not Just Nationalism, Background. The Indian Parliament decided to revoke Articles 370(1) and 35(A) of the country’s Constitution, which provided special …
  • Chandrayaan-2 days away from Moon’s orbit. What next, Indian Space Research Organisation’s (Isro) second Moon mission … “The final orbit raising manoeuvre of Chandrayaan-2 spacecraft was …
  • Ravi Shastri is the clear front-runner for head coach, Three of the six — former India fielding coach Robin Singh, former India … combined with the ability to manoeuvre around analytics makes the …
  • Current Affairs in Short: 29 July 2019, Chandrayaan-2 completes third orbit-raising manoeuvre … carried out third orbit raising manoeuvre for India’s second lunar mission.
  • OPINION | If Not For Brave Indian Soldiers, Ladakh Would Have Been …, The manoeuvre used by the government to separate Ladakh from the … The accession of Jammu & Kashmir to India and swift entry of the …

Manoeuvre pronunciation