## Another word for calculate

**calculate Synonyms**

#### calculate

v.

To determine, especially by using mathematics

compute, reckon, determine, enumerate, count, figure out, figure, ascertain, ascertain mathematically, work out, estimate, forecast, rate, weigh, gauge, assess, number, figure up, account, sum up, total, divide, multiply, subtract, add, cipher, tally, cast, dope out*, crunch numbers*; see also count, estimate 1, measure 1, reckon.

To determine by reasoning or evaluating

estimate, judge, gauge, think, think likely; see also anticipate 1, assume 1, estimate 1, 2, guess 1.

calculate refers to the mathematical determination of a quantity, amount, etc. and usually implies the use of higher mathematics to *calculate* distances in astronomy; compute suggests simpler mathematics and implies a determinable, hence precise, result to *compute* the volume of a cylinder; estimate implies the judging, usually in advance, of a quantity, cost, etc. and connotes an approximate result to *estimate* the cost of building a house; reckon, an informal substitute for compute, suggests the use of simple arithmetic such as can be performed mentally to *reckon* the days before elections

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## 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

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