calculating

adjective
cal·cu·lat·ing | \-ˌlā-tiŋ \

Definition of calculating 

1 : making calculations calculating machine

2 : marked by prudent analysis or by shrewd consideration of self-interest : scheming

Other Words from calculating

calculatingly \-tiŋ-lē \ adverb

First Known Use of calculating

1646, in the meaning defined at sense 2

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The first known use of calculating was in 1646

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calculating

adjective

English Language Learners Definition of calculating

: carefully thinking about and planning actions for selfish or improper reasons

calculating

adjective
cal·cu·lat·ing | \ˈkal-kyə-ˌlā-tiŋ \

Kids Definition of calculating

: carefully thinking about and planning actions for selfish or improper reasons a calculating criminal

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