count toward/towards

phrasal verb

counted toward/towards; counting toward/towards; counts toward/towards
: to have value as a credit or payment in relation to (something)
The credits you earned for this class count toward your degree.
often used as (be) counted toward/towards
Fifty dollars will be counted towards your next bill.

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“Count toward/towards.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 30 Mar. 2023.

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