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Adjective metric has 2 senses
 metric, metrical  based on the meter as a standard of measurement; "the metric system"; "metrical equivalents"
 measured, metrical, metric  the rhythmic arrangement of syllables
Antonyms:_{ } unrhythmical, unrhythmic (indirect, via rhythmical)
Noun metric has 3 senses
 metric function, metric  a function of a topological space that gives, for any two points in the space, a value equal to the distance between them
_{1} is a kind of function, mathematical function
 metric unit, metric  a decimal unit of measurement of the metric system (based on meters and kilograms and seconds); "convert all the measurements to metric units"; "it is easier to work in metric"
_{2} is a kind of unit of measurement, unit
_{2} has particulars:
 system of measurement, metric  a system of related measures that facilitates the quantification of some particular characteristic
_{3} is a kind of measure, quantity, amount
_{3} has particulars:
