# Scales synonyms and antonyms

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## Part of speech:

To ascertain the quantity of a unit of material via calculated comparison with respect to a standard.
The contents of such a dish:
A constellation in the Southern Hemisphere near Scorpius and Virgo. Libra (the Scales or Balance) is the seventh sign of the zodiac.
To overcome (an obstacle, for example); triumph over.
To treat (thread or fabric) with a solution of metallic salts, in order to increase its weight
To stretch out, open out (a material etc.) so that it more fully covers a given area of space. [from 13th c.]
To adjust to a particular standard, rate, degree, amount, etc.
Rate is defined as to judge or estimate the value of something.
To request to be supplied with:
To increase in amount
To record on film or video using a movie camera:
To increase in intensity, extent, or amount:
Climb means to move up or increase gradually, or to move up and around using your feet.
To climb with effort or clumsily, esp. by using the hands as well as the feet
To adjust a chemical equation so that the number of each type of atom and the total charge on the reactant (left-hand) side of the equation matches the number and charge on the product (right-hand) side of the equation.
To proceed from a lower to a higher level or degree, as in rank, pitch, etc.
To arrange or classify into grades according to amount, size, etc.
To judge or determine generally but carefully (size, value, cost, requirements, etc.); calculate approximately
To determine (a number, amount, etc.) by arithmetic; calculate
To assess the similarities and differences between two or more things [""to compare X with Y""]. Having made the comparison of X with Y, one might have found it similar to Y or different from Y.
Flake is defined as to peel or chip off.
Strip is defined as to remove clothing or covering or take something away from a person or thing.
To remove (an outer covering); peel off:
To shed skin, bark, etc.
To remove the outer covering or skin of with a knife or similar instrument:
The conjoined scutes that comprise the ""shell"" (carapace) of a tortoise or turtle.
A scale or scalelike structure.
Size, degree, or extent relative to a standard