Calculate and Reckon


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Calculate verb – To determine (a value) by doing the necessary mathematical operations.
Usage example: the family has been calculating what a week at the beach resort would end up costing

Reckon is a synonym for calculate in compute topic. In some cases you can use "Reckon" instead a verb "Calculate", when it comes to topics like activity, reason, quantity, figure. popular alternative
Nearby Words: calculation, calculated, calculating, calculable, calculus
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Reckon verb – To decide the size, amount, number, or distance of (something) without actual measurement.
Usage example: tried to reckon the size of the crowd at the stadium

Calculate is a synonym for reckon in consider topic. You can use "Calculate" instead a verb "Reckon", if it concerns topics such as reason, quantity, figure, finance. popular alternative
Synonyms for Reckon

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number calculate number reckon number
time calculate time reckon time
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