
Adjective: calculating 'kalkyu,leyting Acting with a specific goal
"the most calculating and selfish men in the community";  calculative, conniving, scheming, shrewd Verb: calculate 'kalkyu,leyt (mathematics) make a mathematical calculation or computation
"you can calculate the area of a square if you know the length of its sides";  cipher, cypher, compute, work out, reckon, figure [N. Amer]  Judge to be probable
 estimate, reckon, count on, figure, forecast  Keep an account of
 account  Predict in advance
 forecast  Specifically design a product, event, or activity for a certain public
 aim, direct  Have faith or confidence in
 count, bet, depend, swear, rely, bank, look, reckon
See also: hard Type of: anticipate, call, designate, destine, evaluate, forebode, foretell, intend, judge, pass judgment, predict, prognosticate, promise, reason, specify, trust Encyclopedia: Calculating Calculate 