count toward/towards

phrasal verb
counted toward/towards; counting toward/towards; counts toward/towards

Definition of count 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/towardsFifty dollars will be counted towards your next bill.

Learn More about count toward/towards

Statistics for count toward/towards

Cite this Entry

“Count toward/towards.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/count%20toward%2Ftowards. Accessed 24 Nov. 2020.

Comments on count toward/towards

What made you want to look up count toward/towards? Please tell us where you read or heard it (including the quote, if possible).

WORD OF THE DAY

Test Your Vocabulary

Great Scrabble Words—A Quiz

  • scrabble tiles that read scrabble quiz
  • Which of the following Q-without-U words means the number five in cards or dice?
Spell It

Can you spell these 10 commonly misspelled words?

TAKE THE QUIZ
Syn City

Test Your Knowledge - and learn some interesting things along the way.

TAKE THE QUIZ
Love words? Need even more definitions?

Subscribe to America's largest dictionary and get thousands more definitions and advanced search—ad free!