What is another word for gages?

Need synonyms for gages? Here's a list of similar words from our thesaurus that you can use instead.

Noun
Plural for something deposited or pledged as a guarantee of the fulfillment of an undertaking or loan
“The same process, involving distraints and blockade, may be used not only in pleas begun by writ, but also in pleas begun by gage and pledge.”
Noun
Plural for a standard by which something is judged or compared
more ❯
“There is nothing to justify using the previous year's expense as the gage by which to criticize this year's costs.”
Noun
Plural for an instrument used for measurement
“The temperature gage is connected to the engine by a capillary tube equipped with a feeler bulb.”
Noun
Plural for something, such as a glove or other pledge, thrown down as a challenge to combat
“The gage was down for a duel that would split the Democratic party and ensure the election of a Republican president in 1860.”
Noun
Plural for a drug smoked or ingested for euphoric effect
Noun
Plural for the diameter of a round or cylindrical body
more ❯
Noun
Plural for a speedometer, particularly one in a race car or other automobile
Noun
Plural for a function denoted ||v|| that maps a vector v to a non-negative value such that ||cv|| = |c|
Noun
Plural for the act or process of calculating or reckoning
Noun
Plural for a device capable of registering a specific substance or physical phenomenon, and that optionally sounds an alarm or triggers a warning
Noun
Plural for a clock face
Verb
To measure or appraise the value, amount, level or quality of something
“Castor asked where he had worked before to gage his skills in doing electrical work.”
Verb
To establish by calculation
more ❯
Verb
To assume tentatively on uncertain grounds
Verb
To evaluate or estimate the extent, amount, or size of
Verb
To put up as security on a loan
Verb
To examine or look closely at (someone or something)
Verb
To assign or regard as belonging to a particular category
Verb
To understand by thinking carefully about
Verb
To think about or explore in detail
Find more words!
Use * for blank tiles (max 2) Advanced Search Advanced Search
Use * for blank spaces Advanced Search
Advanced Word Finder

See Also

Nearby Words
5-letter Words Starting With
Find Synonyms
go
Word Tools Finders & Helpers Other Languages More Synonyms
Copyright WordHippo © 2021