1. [ noun ] the magnitude of something in a particular direction (especially length or width or height)
Related terms: measure magnitude length fourth_dimension height thickness width thinness third_dimension
2. [ noun ] a construct whereby objects or individuals can be distinguished
Synonyms: attribute property

"self-confidence is not an endearing property"

Related terms: concept feature quality
3. [ noun ] magnitude or extent
Synonyms: proportion

"a building of vast proportions"

Related terms: magnitude
4. [ noun ] (mathematics) one of three cartesian coordinates that determine a position in space
Related terms: coordinate cartesian_coordinate
5. [ verb ] indicate the dimensions on

"These techniques permit us to dimension the human heart"

Related terms: mark
6. [ verb ] shape or form to required dimensions
Related terms: shape
Similar spelling:   dimensional