past tense of figure

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2 to decide the size, amount, number, or distance of (something) without actual measurement
  • let's figure the juice in the pan to be about a cup and just add it to the mix

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3 to determine (a value) by doing the necessary mathematical operations
  • the car dealer figured that our monthly car payment would be $357

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4 to have as an opinion
  • the father figures that girls should have the same athletic opportunities as boys and supports his daughter's interest in soccer

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The first known use of figured was in the 15th century

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“Figured.” Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 25 Feb. 2020.

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