Textual thesaurus for "scale"

(noun) plate, shell

a metal sheathing of uniform thickness (such as the shield attached to an artillery piece to protect the gunners)

(noun) weighing machine

a measuring instrument for weighing; shows amount of mass

(noun) musical scale

(music) a series of notes differing in pitch according to a specific scheme (usually within an octave)

(noun) scurf, exfoliation

a thin flake of dead epidermis shed from the surface of the skin

(noun) scale leaf

a specialized leaf or bract that protects a bud or catkin

(noun) ordered series, scale of measurement, graduated table

an ordered reference standard

judging on a scale of 1 to 10

(verb) descale

remove the scales from

scale fish

(verb) surmount

reach the highest point of

We scaled the Mont Blanc