What does the word weigh mean?

Usage examples for weigh

  1. After you have taken off the skin and fat, weigh a pound and a half. – Seventy-Five Receipts for Pastry Cakes, and Sweetmeats by Miss Leslie
  2. Listen and weigh your words well before you answer. – Marguerite de Valois by Alexandre Dumas
  3. He seemed to hold every hill and valley fixed with his eye as in a vice, and to weigh the place and proportion of every thing as in a balance, on the firm line of his mouth. – The Magician's Show Box and Other Stories by Lydia Maria Child