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Princeton's WordNet

  1. calculation, computation, figuring, reckoningnoun

    problem solving that involves numbers or quantities


  1. Figuring

    Figuring is the process of final polishing of an optical surface to remove imperfections or modify the surface curvature to achieve the shape required for a given application.


  1. figuring

    Figuring refers to the process of calculating, thinking, or understanding something, often involving problem-solving or critical analysis. It can also pertain to determining and deciding on a course of action or making sense of a complex situation.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Figuring

    of Figure

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of figuring in Chaldean Numerology is: 2

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of figuring in Pythagorean Numerology is: 1

Examples of figuring in a Sentence

  1. Chris Tse:

    If the crypto market were a NASCAR race - there would be a yellow caution flag waving right now. There was massive exuberance, then a massive crash, and now we're cleaning up the debris and figuring out what's going on.

  2. Kiyokazu Shimokawa:

    I made the mistake of figuring that as long as we were on the second floor of the house, we'd be fine, when we realized that maybe we should evacuate, it was too late – the water rose very quickly.

  3. Al Cardenas:

    When it comes time to figuring out who's ready to be commander-in-chief on Day 1, I think there's no contest, i think it's Jeb Bush.

  4. Jason Crow:

    I'm still figuring out how to address this with my children, i haven't fully figured that out yet.

  5. Orion Melehan:

    It does have us up at night figuring out what our options are, it highlights the laws of unintended consequences.

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