to calculate for

to calculate for
to calculate for/on/upon ожидать/планировать что-либо/рассчитывать на что-либо

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  • Calculate — Cal cu*late, v. i. [imp. & p. p. {Calculater}; p. pr. & vb. n. {Calculating}.] [L, calculatus, p. p. of calculate, fr. calculus a pebble, a stone used in reckoning; hence, a reckoning, fr. calx, calcis, a stone used in gaming, limestone. See… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • calculate — calculate, compute, estimate, reckon mean to determine something (as cost, speed, or quantity) by mathematical and especially arithmetical processes. Calculate is usually preferred when highly advanced, intricate, or elaborate processes are… …   New Dictionary of Synonyms

  • calculate — [kal′kyo͞o lāt΄, kal′kyəlāt΄] vt. calculated, calculating [< L calculatus, pp. of calculare, to reckon < calculus, pebble, stone used in doing arithmetic, dim. of calx, limestone: see CALCIUM] 1. to determine by using mathematics; compute 2 …   English World dictionary

  • calculate — 01. It s kind of complicated trying to [calculate] how much tax I have to pay. 02. The children always use their [calculators] for their math homework, but it would be much better if they figured out the answers in their heads. 03. The Prime… …   Grammatical examples in English

  • calculate — cal|cu|late W3S2 [ˈkælkjuleıt] v [T] [Date: 1500 1600; : Latin; Origin: , past participle of calculare, from calculus stone used in counting ; CALCULUS] 1.) to find out how much something will cost, how long something will take etc, by using… …   Dictionary of contemporary English

  • calculate — verb (T) 1 to find out how much something will cost, how long something will take etc, by using numbers: Oil prices are calculated in dollars. | calculate how much/how many etc: I m trying to calculate how much paint we need. | calculate (that):… …   Longman dictionary of contemporary English

  • calculate — verb ( lated; lating) Etymology: Latin calculatus, past participle of calculare, from calculus pebble (used in reckoning), perhaps irregular diminutive of calc , calx lime more at chalk Date: 1570 transitive verb 1 …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • calculate — [c]/ˈkælkjəleɪt / (say kalkyuhlayt) verb (calculated, calculating) –verb (t) 1. to ascertain by mathematical methods; compute: we must calculate how much we ve spent this month. 2. to make suitable, adapt, or fit for a purpose: *He said it as… …  

  • calculate, reckon, guess — These words are localisms for think, suppose, and expect. Each has standard and reputable meanings (for example, one can calculate a mathematical problem), but each should be avoided as narrowly dialectal and somewhat old fashioned terms for… …   Dictionary of problem words and expressions

  • calculate — I (New American Roget s College Thesaurus) v. compute, reckon; count, appraise; estimate; informal, consider, deem, figure. See numeration, expectation, plan. II (Roget s IV) v. 1. [To determine, especially by using mathematics] Syn. compute,… …   English dictionary for students

  • calculate — [16] Calculate comes from the past participial stem of the Latin verb calculāre, a derivative of the noun calculus, which meant ‘pebble’. This was almost certainly a diminutive form of Latin calx, from which English gets calcium and chalk. The… …   The Hutchinson dictionary of word origins


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