# Compute [verb]

## Definition of Compute:

calculate, estimate

## Synonyms of Compute:

● Gauge

● Count

● Tote

● Figure

● Reckon

● Sum

● Tally

● Tot

● Rate

● Cipher

● Measure

● Total

● Run down

● Add up

● Cast up

● Cut ice

● Dope out

● Size up

● Tote up

## Sentence/Example of Compute:

To tell how long it takes to cross th' Atlantic compute th' elapsed time fr'm boordin' house to boordin' house.

I do not doubt that they easily accomplished the return journey, for we cannot compute the distance they can cover in a day.

Hence we may compute that the shining or burning matter must be above three miles in diameter.

"If we compute in the timing in our blinker system at opposite sides of the orbit, I think we can do it," Arcot said.

When we have ascertained exactly how little will serve we shall be able to compute how long we shall be able to exist.

How many Americans make any attempt toward a realization of that country is of course beyond our power to compute.

And did ten times as much damage getting it, and there was no scale of values by which to compute the death and suffering.

Each “tide” is a simple periodic rise and fall, and we can compute for any future time the height of each were it acting alone.

Compute the cost per serving by dividing the cost of the chicken by the number of servings it made.

Compute the cost per serving by dividing the cost of the fowl by the number of servings it made.