Meaning of THERMOMETER in English

THERMOMETER

noun

ADJECTIVE

▪ accurate

▪ clinical

▪ digital , mercury

▪ ear , oral , rectal

▪ candy ( AmE ), sugar ( BrE )

▪ meat

Check that the roast is cooked right through, using a meat ~.

▪ oven

VERB + THERMOMETER

▪ insert , place in , stick in ( informal )

He stuck a ~ in her mouth.

▪ read

THERMOMETER + VERB

▪ measure sth , read sth

If the ~ reads 98.6°F, then you don't have a fever.

THERMOMETER + NOUN

▪ reading

PREPOSITION

▪ on a/the ~

the reading on the ~

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