Definition of meter (noun)
- the basic unit of length adopted under the Systeme International d'Unites (approximately 1.094 yards)
- any of various measuring instruments for measuring a quantity
- (prosody) the accent in a metrical foot of verse
- rhythm as given by division into parts of equal duration
Definition of meter (verb)
- measure with a meter
- "meter the flow of water"
- stamp with a meter indicating the postage
- "meter the mail"
Source: Princeton University Wordnet