Thesaurus

tallying

verb
present participle of tally

Synonyms & Antonyms of tallying

1 to be in agreement on every point
  • our lists for best movies of the year tally perfectly

Synonyms for tallying

Words Related to tallying

Phrases Synonymous with tallying

Near Antonyms for tallying

Antonyms for tallying

2 to gain (as points or runs in a game) as credit towards one's total number of points
  • our team tallied four touchdowns and gained a total of 435 yards last game

Synonyms for tallying

Words Related to tallying

Near Antonyms for tallying

See the Dictionary Definition 

Learn More About tallying

Thesaurus Entries Near tallying

tally

tallying

tam

See More Nearby Entries 

Cite this Entry

“Tallying.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/tallying. Accessed 21 May. 2022.

Style: MLA
MLACheck Mark Icon ChicagoCheck Mark Icon APACheck Mark Icon Merriam-WebsterCheck Mark Icon

More from Merriam-Webster on tallying

Nglish: Translation of tallying for Spanish Speakers

Britannica English: Translation of tallying for Arabic Speakers

WORD OF THE DAY

Test Your Vocabulary

Which Word Does Not Belong?

  • one green toy robot amidst many red toy robots
  • Which of these words does not mean "nonsense"?
Name That Thing

Test your visual vocabulary with our 10-question challenge!

TAKE THE QUIZ
Universal Daily Crossword

A daily challenge for crossword fanatics.

TAKE THE QUIZ
Love words? Need even more definitions?

Subscribe to America's largest dictionary and get thousands more definitions and advanced search—ad free!