# Calculate synonyms

kăl'kyə-lāt'

## Part of speech:

To determine the number or amount of; count:
To enumerate is defined as to mention things one by one or to make clear the number of things.
(Idiomatic) To calculate.
(Idiomatic) To evaluate; to estimate or anticipate the magnitude, difficulty, or strength of something.
To calculate approximately (the amount, extent, magnitude, position, or value of something).
To estimate or calculate in advance; predict or seek to predict (weather, business conditions, etc.)
To place in a particular class, rank, or grade:
Spenser
To measure the size, amount, extent, or capacity of
To add; to reckon; to compute the amount of.
(Intransitive) To establish the location for someone. [from 19th c.]
To determine, especially by using mathematics
(Intransitive) To amount to; to add up to.
To vote by dividing.
Multiply is defined as to cause to increase in number or degree.
To take away (a part from a whole)
To join or combine (numbers) through addition:
To put in secret writing; encode.
To be alike; correspond or agree:
To be formed in a mold
To figure out, to find out, find, decipher
(Idiomatic) To figure; to do the math.
To act as one appointed to decide the winners of:
To call to mind; remember:
To determine by reasoning or evaluating
To be taken into account; have importance, value, etc.
To estimate by evaluation or comparison:
To count; figure up; compute
To think of (a future event) with pleasure; look forward to:
Assume means to fulfill the obligations of someone else's position by taking over his job.
To estimate or conjecture correctly.
A calculating table or frame; an instrument for performing arithmetical calculations by balls sliding on wires, or counters in grooves, the lowest line representing units, the second line, tens, etc. [First attested in the late 17th century.]
Computation with Arabic figures.
A finite set of unambiguous instructions performed in a prescribed sequence to achieve a goal, especially a mathematical rule or procedure used to compute a desired result. Algorithms are the basis for most computer programming.
A set of mathematical tables used to aid in calculating.
A method of estimating the position of an aircraft or a ship without astronomical observations, as by applying to a previously determined position the course and distance traveled since.
(Electronics) chip
A printed book or table containing pre-calculated values, often multiples of given amounts.
To determine, especially by using mathematics
The definition of aim means to point or direct or to try with a particular goal in mind.
The definition of appraise is to determine the value or quality of something or what something is worth.
1977, Geoffrey Chaucer, The Canterbury Tales, Penguin Classics, p. 351:
A number, especially the arithmetic mean, that is derived from and considered typical or representative of a set of numbers.
The definition of consider is to decide, keep in mind, or believe as true.
The definition of contemplate is to look at something, think about something or meditate about something for a long time.
(Archaic) To plan or scheme for; to plot to obtain.
To evaluate is defined as to judge the value or worth of someone or something.
To determine the qualifications, aptitude, or skills of by means of questions or exercises:
To have in mind as a purpose; plan
To formulate a scheme or program for the accomplishment, enactment, or attainment of:
To believe or hold to be true in advance; forehold; surmise.
To indicate beforehand
To propose (an act or plan of action)
To reason is to think things through, to use logic, or to try to solve a problem with logic.
To count toward the number of points
To assign a value to (a unit of currency, for example).
(Mathematics) To calculate with numbers:
To estimate the value of something; to appraise or to make a valuation.
(Intransitive) Used other than as an idiom: see work,"Ž out.
(Idiomatic) to rely upon, trust, or expect
To stake (an amount, for example) in a bet.
To have a dependence:
To appear to be; seem
To turn or point (a person or thing) toward an object or goal; aim; head
To find out definitely; to discover or establish.
To determine, especially by using mathematics
(Mechanics) A system of elastic springs for relieving the strain upon a rope, as in deep-sea dredging.
To involve by logical necessity; entail:
Alternative spelling of cipher.
(Rare) To plan (something) in advance; think, consider, or contrive beforehand; prognosticate.

## Synonym Study

• Reckon , an informal substitute for compute , suggests the use of simple arithmetic such as can be performed mentally to reckon the days before elections
• 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
• Compute suggests simpler mathematics and implies a determinable, hence precise, result to compute the volume of a cylinder
• Calculate refers to the mathematical determination of a quantity, amount, etc. and usually implies the use of higher mathematics to calculate distances in astronomy
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