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calculate

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1 to determine (a value) by doing the necessary mathematical operations

  • the family has been calculating what a week at the beach resort would end up costing
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2 to decide the size, amount, number, or distance of (something) without actual measurement

  • I calculate that this job will take another two days to finish
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3 to work out the details of (something) in advance

  • calculated the best route to take to the coast
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4 to have in mind as a purpose or goal

  • I calculate to run a marathon from start to finish—even if it kills me
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aim, allow [chiefly Southern & Midland], aspire, contemplate, design, go [chiefly Southern & Midland], intend, look, mean, meditate, plan, propose, purport, purpose

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figure on

5 to place reliance or trust

  • we know we can calculate on you following through, whatever the assignment
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bank on, call on (or upon), figure on, look to, stand on

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