Synonyms of add up
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1 count upDictionary • More than a quarter of seven-year-olds cannot add up properly.
add • Banks add all the interest and other charges together.
total • They haven't totalled the exact figures.
count • I counted the money. It came to more than five hundred pounds.
reckon • The 'normal' by-election swing against a government is reckoned at about 5 per cent.
calculate • From this we can calculate the total mass in the galaxy.
compute • I tried to compute the cash value of the ponies and horse boxes.
tally • When the final numbers are tallied, sales will probably have fallen.
2 make senseDictionary • They arrested her because her statements did not add up.
hold up • I'm not sure if the argument holds up, but it's stimulating.
stand to reason
hold water • This argument simply doesn't hold water.
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addIf you add numbers or amounts together, you calculate their total.
• Banks add all the interest and other charges together.
calculateIf you calculate a number or amount, you discover it from information that you already have, by using arithmetic, mathematics, or a special machine.
• From this we can calculate the total mass in the galaxy.
computeTo compute a quantity or number means to calculate it.
• I tried to compute the cash value of the ponies and horse boxes.
Thesaurus for add up from the Collins English Thesaurus
to find the sum (of)
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