Calculate and Guess

Calculate

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Calculate verb – To decide the size, amount, number, or distance of (something) without actual measurement.
Usage example: I calculate that this job will take another two days to finish

Guess is a synonym for calculate in activity topic. In some cases you can use "Guess" instead a verb "Calculate", when it comes to topics like compute or estimate amount. popular alternative
Nearby Words: calculation, calculated, calculating, calculable, calculus
Synonyms for Calculate

Guess

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Guess verb – To decide the size, amount, number, or distance of (something) without actual measurement.
Usage example: I would guess the road goes for about two miles before you have to take a left

Calculate is a synonym for guess in imagine topic. You can use "Calculate" instead a verb "Guess", if it concerns topics such as estimate. popular alternative
Nearby Words: guessed, guessing
Synonyms for Guess

Common collocations

number calculate number guess number
outcome calculate outcome guess outcome
time calculate time guess time
question calculate question guess question
Other nouns: way, length, location, answer, times, names, prices.

Both words in one sentence

  • If it's an Artillery Game, wind will only ever benefit the CPU, because only the CPU has time to calculate the precise trajectory of every shot while the player has to make a more or less educated guess, especially if the wind changes between shots.
  • Talking Appliance Sidekick Tor the Calculate from Funny Farm is a... I think you can guess.
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