What does calculating mean?

Definitions for calculating
ˈkæl kyəˌleɪ tɪŋcal·cu·lat·ing

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Princeton's WordNet

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

    used of persons

    "the most calculating and selfish men in the community"

Wiktionary

  1. calculating(Adjective)

    Which has the ability to calculate.

  2. calculating(Adjective)

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

Webster Dictionary

  1. Calculating

    of Calculate

  2. Calculating(adj)

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

  3. Calculating(adj)

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

  4. Calculating(noun)

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

How to pronounce calculating?

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How to say calculating in sign language?

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Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of calculating in Chaldean Numerology is: 6

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of calculating in Pythagorean Numerology is: 4

Examples of calculating in a Sentence

  1. Susan MacManus:

    He is not a' for-the-moment' person ; he is more calculating and always looking long term, he is trying to be the statesman and anticipating that Donald Trump will wear thin. He's just really trying to stay the course right now, which compared to the others, he's doing pretty well with.

  2. Anna Lappe:

    Hope doesn't come from calculating whether the good news is winning out over the bad. It's simply a choice to take action.

  3. Walter Jones:

    Everything up here is about money, everything up here is about calculating your next step.

  4. Nicolas Chamfort:

    Education must have two foundations --morality as a support for virtue, prudence as a defense for self against the vices of others. By letting the balance incline to the side of morality, you only make dupes or martyrs; by letting it incline to the other, you make calculating egoists.

  5. Brian Walsh:

    He is running the most shrewdly calculating campaign, his people are very smart. The larger issue is – you could do everything right in a primary, but he is so far to the right, it would be a very big problem in a general election.

Images & Illustrations of calculating

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