### What does **calculating** mean?

## Definitions for **calculating**ˈkæl kyəˌleɪ tɪŋ

#### Here are all the possible meanings and translations of the word **calculating**.

### Princeton's WordNet

calculating, calculative, conniving, scheming, shrewd(adj)

used of persons

"the most calculating and selfish men in the community"

### Wiktionary

calculating(Adjective)

Which has the ability to calculate.

calculating(Adjective)

Which serves one's own interests in an unemotional, analytical manner.

### Webster Dictionary

Calculating

of Calculate

Calculating(adj)

of or pertaining to mathematical calculations; performing or able to perform mathematical calculations

Calculating(adj)

given to contrivance or forethought; forecasting; scheming; as, a cool calculating disposition

Calculating(noun)

the act or process of making mathematical computations or of estimating results

### Numerology

Chaldean Numerology

The numerical value of calculating in Chaldean Numerology is:

**6**Pythagorean Numerology

The numerical value of calculating in Pythagorean Numerology is:

**4**

### Sample Sentences & Example Usage

Sin in this country has been always said to be rather

**calculating**than impulsive.The governor should not be using his last days in office to show any mercy to these cold,

**calculating**murderers.Hope doesn't come from

**calculating**whether the good news is winning out over the bad. It's simply a choice to take action.What they are likely

**calculating**is how they would be associated with a high-profile event that could be used against them if they were in a general election.I'd rather be that way than standing up here

**calculating**every word that's going to be coming out of my mouth, reading from some script so that you don't really know what's in here, and what I believe.

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