Definitions for reckoningˈrɛk ə nɪŋ
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Random House Webster's College Dictionary
reck•on•ingˈrɛk ə nɪŋ(n.)
the settlement of accounts.
a statement of an amount due; bill.
an accounting, as for things done:
a day of reckoning.
an appraisal or judgment.
Ref: dead reckoning.
Origin of reckoning:
calculation, computation, figuring, reckoning(noun)
problem solving that involves numbers or quantities
a bill for an amount due
count, counting, numeration, enumeration, reckoning, tally(noun)
the act of counting; reciting numbers in ascending order
"the counting continued for several hours"
The action of calculating or estimating something.
By that reckoning, it would take six weeks to go five miles.
The bill (UK) or check (US), especially at an inn or tavern.
An opinion or judgement.
The working out of consequences or retribution for one's actions.
the act of one who reckons, counts, or computes; the result of reckoning or counting; calculation
an account of time
adjustment of claims and accounts; settlement of obligations, liabilities, etc
the charge or account made by a host at an inn
esteem; account; estimation
the calculation of a ship's position, either from astronomical observations, or from the record of the courses steered and distances sailed as shown by compass and log, -- in the latter case called dead reckoning (see under Dead); -- also used for dead reckoning in contradistinction to observation
the position of a ship as determined by calculation
Reckoning is the second album by the American alternative rock band R.E.M., released in 1984 by I.R.S. Records. Produced by Mitch Easter and Don Dixon, the album was recorded at Reflection Sound Studio in Charlotte, North Carolina over 16 days in December 1983 and January 1984. Dixon and Easter intended to capture the sound of R.E.M.'s live performances, and used binaural recording on several tracks. Singer Michael Stipe dealt with darker subject matter in his lyrics, and water imagery is a recurring theme on the record. Released to critical acclaim, Reckoning reached number 27 in the United States—where it was certified gold by the Recording Industry Association of America in 1991—and peaked at number 91 in the United Kingdom.
Translations for reckoning
Kernerman English Multilingual Dictionary
By my reckoning, we must be about eight kilometres from the town.
- حِساب، تَقْديرArabic
- cálculoPortuguese (BR)
- die BerechnungGerman
- υπολογισμός, λογαριασμόςGreek
- محاسبه؛ براوردFarsi
- गिनती, गणना, संगणताHindi
- sračunati, izračunatiCroatian
- beregning, regnskapNorwegian
- محاسبه؛ براوردPersian
- حساب، شمير، محاسبهPashto
- 計算Chinese (Trad.)
- розрахунок, обчисленняUkrainian
- sự tính toánVietnamese
- 计算Chinese (Simp.)
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