Found 3 items, similar to reckon.
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v 1: expect, believe, or suppose; “I imagine she earned a lot of
money with her new novel”
; “I thought to find her in a
; “he didn't think to find her in the
; “I guess she is angry at me for standing her
2: judge to be probable [syn: calculate
, count on
3: deem to be; “She views this quite differently from me”
consider her to be shallow”
; “I don't see the situation
quite as negatively as you do”
4: make a mathematical calculation or computation [syn: calculate
, work out
5: have faith or confidence in; “you can count on me to help
you any time”
; “Look to your friends for support”
can bet on that!”
; “Depend on your family in times of
6: take account of; “You have to reckon with our opponents”
“Count on the monsoon”
English → English
(r[e^]k"'n), v. t. [imp. & p. p. Reckoned
(r[e^]k"'nd); p. pr. & vb. n. Reckoning
.] [OE. rekenen, AS.
gerecenian to explain; akin to D. rekenen to reckon, G.
rechnen, OHG. rehhan[=o]n (cf. Goth. rahnjan), and to E.
reck, rake an implement; the original sense probably being,
to bring together, count together. See Reck
, v. t.]
1. To count; to enumerate; to number; also, to compute; to
The priest shall reckon to him the money according
to the years that remain. --Lev. xxvii.
I reckoned above two hundred and fifty on the
outside of the church. --Addison.
2. To count as in a number, rank, or series; to estimate by
rank or quality; to place by estimation; to account; to
esteem; to repute.
He was reckoned among the transgressors. --Luke
For him I reckon not in high estate. --Milton.
3. To charge, attribute, or adjudge to one, as having a
certain quality or value.
Faith was reckoned to Abraham for righteousness.
--Rom. iv. 9.
Without her eccentricities being reckoned to her for
a crime. --Hawthorne.
4. To conclude, as by an enumeration and balancing of
chances; hence, to think; to suppose; -- followed by an
objective clause; as, I reckon he won't try that again.
[Prov. Eng. & Colloq. U. S.]
Syn: To number; enumerate; compute; calculate; estimate;
value; esteem; account; repute. See Calculate
, v. i.
1. To make an enumeration or computation; to engage in
numbering or computing. --Shak.
2. To come to an accounting; to make up accounts; to settle;
to examine and strike the balance of debt and credit; to
adjust relations of desert or penalty.
sayst thou, “sometime he reckon
To reckon for
, to answer for; to pay the account for. “If
they fail in their bounden duty, they shall reckon for it
To reckon on To reckon upon
, to count or depend on; to
include as a factor within one's considerations.
To reckon with
(a) to settle accounts or claims with; -- used literally
(b) to include as a factor in one's plans or calculations;
(c) to deal with; to handle; as, I have to reckon with
raising three children as well as doing my job.
[1913 Webster +PJC]
After a long time the lord of those servants
cometh, and reckoneth with them. --Matt. xxv.
To reckon without one's host
, to ignore in a calculation or
arrangement the person whose assent is essential; hence,
to reckon erroneously.