Meaning of BAROMETER in English

BAROMETER

noun

EXAMPLES FROM OTHER ENTRIES

Applications for building permits are a barometer of future construction activity.

EXAMPLES FROM CORPUS

But if the past is any barometer , her image may shift with the issues of the moment.

Do you know, when you were little, darling, I used to think of you as the family barometer .

Royal portraiture appears to be a barometer of the state of the art.

That energy barometer naturally comes down at this stage of life.

The barometer was down to twenty eight.

Viewed as a barometer of interest-rate expectations, shorter-term notes, were mixed.

Wading birds, the barometer of any marsh's health, have been devastated.

Longman DOCE5 Extras English vocabulary.      Дополнительный английский словарь Longman DOCE5.