Definition of criterion:
hallmark, quality assurance, monetary standard, trait, metre, banner, gold standard, measuring stick, diagnostic, gauge, standard, bar, cadence, character, rating, peculiarity, quantity, differentia, measuring rod, mensuration, note, test, bill, quality, specific, marker, level, touch, baseline, fingerprint, affection, barometer, measure, particularity, benchmark, stamp, touchstone, measuring, Mark, feature, beat, attribute, measurement, metric, par, property, point, yardstick, attribution, grade, usual, amount.
measure (part of speech: noun)
- point of comparison,
- standard of judgment,
- study at standard,
- "Europa's Fairy Book", Joseph Jacobs.
" I haven't got time to stop what I'm doing now- because I can stop Rinehart, if I only live that long, I can break him, split his Criterion Committee wide open now while there's still a chance, and open rejuvenation up to everybody instead of five hundred lucky ones a year.- "Martyr", Alan Edward Nourse.
- "Logic, Inductive and Deductive", William Minto.