Definitions for reckonˈrɛk ən

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. 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"

  2. calculate, estimate, reckon, count on, figure, forecast(verb)

    judge to be probable

  3. 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"

  4. calculate, cipher, cypher, compute, work out, reckon, figure(verb)

    make a mathematical calculation or computation

  5. 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"

  6. reckon, count(verb)

    take account of

    "You have to reckon with our opponents"; "Count on the monsoon"

Wiktionary

  1. reckon(Verb)

    To count; to enumerate; to number; also, to compute; to calculate.

  2. reckon(Verb)

    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.

  3. reckon(Verb)

    To charge, attribute, or adjudge to one, as having a certain quality or value.

  4. reckon(Verb)

    To conclude, as by an enumeration and balancing of chances; hence, to think; to suppose; -- followed by an objective clause;

  5. reckon(Verb)

    To make an enumeration or computation; to engage in numbering or computing.

  6. reckon(Verb)

    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.

  7. 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.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Reckon(verb)

    to count; to enumerate; to number; also, to compute; to calculate

  2. Reckon(verb)

    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

  3. Reckon(verb)

    to charge, attribute, or adjudge to one, as having a certain quality or value

  4. Reckon(verb)

    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

  5. Reckon(verb)

    to make an enumeration or computation; to engage in numbering or computing

  6. Reckon(verb)

    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

British National Corpus

  1. Written Corpus Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'reckon' in Written Corpus Frequency: #884

  2. Verbs Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'reckon' in Verbs Frequency: #476


Translations for reckon

From our Multilingual Translation Dictionary

  • 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
  • တွက်Burmese
  • veronderstellenDutch
  • считать, подсчитывать, полагатьRussian
  • izračunatiSerbo-Croatian
  • 估計Chinese

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