Quantity


Quantity
(Roget's Thesaurus)
-->Absolute quantity.
<- N
PARAG:Quantity->N
GRP: \\ N \\ 1
Sgm: \\ N \\ 1 \\ quantity
quantity
magnitude
Sgm: \\ N \\ 1 \\ size
size
&c.(dimensions) 192
Sgm: \\ N \\ 1 \\ amplitude
amplitude
magnitude
mass
amount
sum
quantum
measure
substance
strength
force
=>(Science of quantity.)
GRP: \\ N \\ Science of quantity.
Sgm: \\ N \\ Science of quantity. \\ mathematics
mathematics
mathesis
=>(Logic.)
GRP: \\ N \\ Logic.
Sgm: \\ N \\ Logic. \\ category
category
general conception
universal predicament
=>(Definite or finite quantity.)
GRP: \\ N \\ Definite or finite quantity.
Sgm: \\ N \\ Definite or finite quantity. \\ armful
armful
handful
mouthful
spoonful
capful
Sgm: \\ N \\ Definite or finite quantity. \\ stock
stock
batch
lot
dose
Sgm: \\ N \\ Definite or finite quantity. \\ yaffle
yaffle
PARAG:Quantity->V
GRP: \\ V \\ 1
Sgm: \\ V \\ 1 \\ quantify
quantify
measure
fix
estimate
determine
quantitate
enumerate
PARAG:Quantity->Adj
GRP: \\ Adj \\ 1
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 1 \\ quantitative
quantitative
some
any
aught
more or less
a few
PARAG:Quantity->Adv
GRP: \\ Adv \\ 1
Sgm: \\ Adv \\ 1 \\ to the tune of
to the tune of
all of
a full
the sum of
fully
exactly
precisely

English dictionary for students. 2013.

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