think, opine, suppose, imagine, reckon, guess(verb)
expect, believe, or suppose
"I imagine she earned a lot of money with her new novel"; "I thought to find her in a bad state"; "he didn't think to find her in the kitchen"; "I guess she is angry at me for standing her up"
calculate, estimate, reckon, count on, figure, forecast(verb)
judge to be probable
see, consider, reckon, view, regard(verb)
deem to be
"She views this quite differently from me"; "I consider her to be shallow"; "I don't see the situation quite as negatively as you do"
calculate, cipher, cypher, compute, work out, reckon, figure(verb)
make a mathematical calculation or computation
count, bet, depend, look, calculate, reckon(verb)
have faith or confidence in
"you can count on me to help you any time"; "Look to your friends for support"; "You can bet on that!"; "Depend on your family in times of crisis"
take account of
"You have to reckon with our opponents"; "Count on the monsoon"
To count; to enumerate; to number; also, to compute; to calculate.
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.
To charge, attribute, or adjudge to one, as having a certain quality or value.
To conclude, as by an enumeration and balancing of chances; hence, to think; to suppose; -- followed by an objective clause;
To make an enumeration or computation; to engage in numbering or computing.
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.
Parfay," sayst thou, sometime he reckon shall." Chaucer.
Origin: Middle English rekenen, from gerecenian; akin to Dutch rekenen, German rechnen, Old High German rahnjan, and to English reck, rake; the original sense probably being, "to bring together, count together". See reck.
to count; to enumerate; to number; also, to compute; to calculate
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
to charge, attribute, or adjudge to one, as having a certain quality or value
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
to make an enumeration or computation; to engage in numbering or computing
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
Chambers 20th Century Dictionary
rek′n, v.t. to count: to place in the number or rank of: to esteem: to think, believe.—v.i. to calculate: to charge to account: to make up accounts: to settle accounts (fol. by with): to count or rely (with on or upon): to have an impression: to think: to suppose.—ns. Reck′oner; Reck′oning, an account of time: settlement of accounts, &c.: charges for entertainment: standing as to rank: (naut.) a calculation of the ship's position: (B.) estimation: value.—Reckon for, to be answerable for; Reckon on, or upon, to count or depend upon; Reckon without his host (see Host).—Day of reckoning, the day when an account must be given and a settlement made: the judgment-day. [A.S. ge-recenian, to explain; Ger. rechnen.]
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Written Corpus Frequency
Rank popularity for the word 'reckon' in Written Corpus Frequency: #884
Rank popularity for the word 'reckon' in Verbs Frequency: #476
The numerical value of reckon in Chaldean Numerology is: 6
The numerical value of reckon in Pythagorean Numerology is: 3
Sample Sentences & Example Usage
Words are wise men's counters, they do but reckon with them, but they are the money of fools.
I reckon it was a preliminary finding and eventually I think the number would be more than that.
I declare to you that if anyone appears on your territory without your knowledge, it doesn't matter whether they're from Moscow or Stavropol, then shoot to kill. People need to reckon with us.
A man ninety years old was asked to what he attributed his longevity. 'I reckon,' he asid, with a twinkle in his eye, 'It's because most nights I went to bed and slept when I should have sat up and worried.'
The comet is a very, very active object at the moment, it's a bit as if you were to imagine taking your car through a snowstorm, we reckon it should be safe but as soon as we see activity coming back we may have to retreat further.
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- abschätzen, errechnen, kalkulieren, mutmaßen, rechnen, schätzen, rechnen mit, berrechnen, ausrechnen, vermuten, zusammenrechnenGerman
- estimar, calcular, adjudicar, contar, suponer, atribuir, concluir, tantearSpanish
- روی چیزی حساب کردنPersian
- considérer, estimerFrench
- считать, подсчитывать, полагатьRussian
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