Definition of calibre:
gauge, quality, tone, standard of measurement, aegir, bore, timber, lineament, eager, dullard, chamber, bayonet, caliber, hammer, character, eagre, tidal bore, gage, barrel, clip, butt, drill hole, bore-hole, timbre.
- "Barren Honour: A Novel", George A. Lawrence.
- "Benjamin Franklin", John Torrey Morse, Jr..
It was only a man from the smithy who happened to have a musical ear and had rigged up a kind of gallows from which he had hung carbine and rifle barrels of varying lengths and calibre, on the which he was beating with an iron rod.- "VC -- A Chronicle of Castle Barfield and of the Crimea", David Christie Murray.