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figures

noun
plural of figure

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(Entry 1 of 2)

the act or process of performing mathematical operations to find a value
  • a person with a good head for figures

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figures

verb
present tense third-person singular of figure

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1 to come to a judgment about after discussion or consideration
  • we figured that we had better arrive early at the concert in order to get good seats

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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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“Figures.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/figures. Accessed 18 Sep. 2020.

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