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gauge

variants: also gage

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1 to decide the size, amount, number, or distance of (something) without actual measurement

  • glance over the pattern and try to gauge how much fabric you'll need
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2 to find out the size, extent, or amount of

  • very difficult to gauge how upset he really is by his controlled reaction
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