## Another word for calculate

**calculate**

**compute**

**reckon**

**cipher**

**figure**

These verbs refer to the use of mathematical methods to determine a result. Calculate, the most comprehensive, often implies a relatively high level of abstraction or procedural complexity: The astronomer calculated the planet's position. Compute applies to possibly lengthy arithmetic operations: computing fees according to time spent. Reckon, cipher, and figure suggest the use of simple arithmetic: reckoned the number of hours before her departure; had to be taught to read and to cipher; trying to figure my share of the bill.

## Another word for calculate

verbTo ascertain by mathematics:

cast, cipher, compute, figure, reckon. See reasonTo make a judgment as to the worth or value of:

appraise, assay, assess, estimate, evaluate, gauge, judge, rate^{1}, size up, valuate, value.**Idiom:**take the measure of. See value