reckon on

phrasal verb
reckoned on; reckoning on; reckons on

Definition of reckon on

: to expect (something) to happen : to plan on (something) The train was an hour late, which was something we hadn't reckoned on. She reckoned on winning the election.

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“Reckon on.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/reckon%20on. Accessed 31 Oct. 2020.

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