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calibre
English - Vietnamese Dictionary
calibre /'kælibə/
  • danh từ
    • cỡ, đường kính (nòng súng, viên đạn)
    • (nghĩa bóng) phẩm chất, tính chất, năng lực; thứ, hạng, cỡ
      • a man of large calibre: người cỡ lớn, người có năng lực, người có bản lĩnh
Concise Dictionary
calibres'kælɪbə
noun
+a degree or grade of excellence or worth
+diameter of a tube or gun barrel

Thesaurus Dictionary
n.
1 diameter, size, bore, gauge:
You need a .38 calibre bullet to fit a .38 calibre pistol.
2 merit, ability, talent, capability, competence, capacity, quality, strength, stature:
They should be playing against a team of their own calibre.
3 degree, measure, stamp, quality:
I doubt that you will find anyone of equal calibre to Julia in artistic sensibility.
Advanced English Dictionary
(especially BrE) (AmE usually caliber)
+ noun
1 [U] the quality of sth, especially a person's ability: He was impressed by the high calibre of applicants for the job. + The firm needs more people of your calibre.
2 [C] the width of the inside of a tube or gun; the width of a bullet: a.22 calibre bullet + a high calibre weapon


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