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reckon

verb

Synonyms and Antonyms of reckon

  1. 1 to decide the size, amount, number, or distance of (something) without actual measurement tried to reckon the size of the crowd at the stadium Synonyms of reckon calculate, call, conjecture, figure, gauge (also gage), guess, judge, make, place, put, estimate, supposeWords Related to reckon conclude, deduce, extrapolate, gather, infer, reason, understandNear Antonyms of reckon calibrate, measure, scale; compute, work out

  2. 2 chiefly dialect  to have as an opinion I reckon you must be new to these parts Synonyms of reckon allow [chiefly Southern & Midland], conceive, consider, deem, esteem, feel, figure, guess, hold, imagine, judge, believe [chiefly dialect], suppose, thinkWords Related to reckon regard, view; accept, perceive; depend, rely, trust; assume, presume, presuppose, surmise; conclude, deduce, inferNear Antonyms of reckon distrust, doubt, mistrust, question, suspect; disbelieve, discredit, reject

  3. 3 to determine (a value) by doing the necessary mathematical operations reckoned the runner's pace by dividing her finishing time by the race distance Synonyms of reckon cipher, compute, figure, calculate, work outWords Related to reckon add up, average, sum, tally, total, totalize; add, divide, multiply, subtract; allow (for), deduct, factor (in or into or out), figure in; figure out, solve (for); count, itemize, number; calibrate, gauge (also gage), measure, scale; assess, appraise, estimate, evaluate, rate, value; recalculate, recompute, refigure

  4. 4 to place reliance or trust don't reckon on being provided with low-cost housing if you take a summer job there Synonyms of reckon calculate, count, lean, depend, relyWords Related to reckon commit, confide, entrust (also intrust), trustNear Antonyms of reckon distrust, mistrust, question, suspect

  5. 5 to think of in a particular way he was reckoned among the great heroes of his time Synonyms of reckon account, call, count, esteem, hold, look (on or upon), rate, consider, regard, set down, viewWords Related to reckon believe, deem, feel, sense, think; conceive, fancy, imagine



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