Part of speech:
Skilled in or marked by underhandedness, deviousness, or deception.
Without artificiality; simple; natural
The definition of shrewd is sharp or intelligent with practical concerns.
Capable of some independent functioning because equipped with a microprocessor or computer
Full of caution; careful to avoid danger; circumspect; wary
Circumspect is defined as cautious and unwilling to take risks.
Careful in considering, judging, or deciding; not rash or hasty
Resulting from deliberation and careful thought:
Wary is defined as watchful or cautious.
Not assuming, pretentious, or forward; modest; retiring
That designs, or makes plans, patterns, etc.
Coldly planning to achieve selfish aims
Of, relating to, or employing statistics or the principles of statistics.
To account for something means to give it consideration or value.
(Mathematics) To calculate with numbers:
To count up; figure
To judge or determine generally but carefully (size, value, cost, requirements, etc.); calculate approximately
In a direct manner; directly
(Intransitive) To direct the intention or purpose; to attempt the accomplishment of a purpose; to try to gain; to endeavor;—followed by at, or by an infinitive; as, to aim at distinction; to aim to do well.
To seem or appear to be:
(Now literary) To hang down; to be sustained by being fastened or attached to something above.
Bet is defined as to wager money in a competition.
The definition of compute means to add up, or to calculate with the use of a computer.
To estimate the value of; set a price for or determine the worth of; appraise
To concentrate one's thoughts on; keep as a point of focus:
Tally is defined as to count or to record an amount.
To grade (an examination, etc.); rate or evaluate, as in testing
To think logically about; think out systematically; analyze
Rate is defined as to judge or estimate the value of something.
Project is defined as to cause an image to appear on a surface or to propose or calculate something for the future.
Prognosticate is defined as to predict.
The definition of predict is to say what will happen in the future.
To plan is defined as to develop a scheme or program to get something done.
To have as a total; amount to a number:
Multiply is defined as to cause to increase in number or degree.
Measure is defined as finding out the length or capacity of something using a rule or standard, or to compare or judge.
To signify or mean:
To consider reasonable or due:
To test by carefully questioning in order to find out the knowledge, skill, qualifications, etc. of (a student, witness, job applicant, etc.)
To determine the number of; count.
To subject (a number) to the process of division.
The definition of devise is to plan or create by thinking through.
To have in mind as a possibility or plan; intend
To think carefully or seriously; reflect
To calculate the average or mean of
Assess means to make an estimate or appraisal.
To subject (a metal, for example) to chemical analysis so as to determine the strength or quality of its components.
The definition of anticipate is to complete a task before a deadline.
To join or unite (something) to something else so as to increase the quantity, number, size, etc. or change the total effect
To act or decide as a judge.
2002, Jess Cartner-Morley, ""How to Wear Clothes"", The Guardian, 2 Mar 02:
Total means to add things up.
To ascertain is defined as to verify or confirm something.
To think or suppose
The definition of assume is to formulate or verbalize an idea for which there is no evidence.
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