Meaning of MEASURES in English

MEASURES

n.

1) to carry out, take ~

2) coercive; compulsory; draconian; drastic, harsh, stern, stringent; emergency; extreme, radical; preventive, prophylactic; safety, security; stopgap, temporary ~

3) ~ to + inf. (we took ~ to insure their safety)

4) ~ against (to take ~ against smuggling)

The Bbi combinatory dictionary of English, a guide to word combinations.      Комбинаторный словарь английского языка Bbi. Руководство по словосочетаниям.