# Synonyms of count

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## count

### verb

1 add (up)

• I counted the money. It came to more than five hundred pounds.

often with up add (up)

total

• They haven't totalled the exact figures.

reckon (up)

tot up

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.

number

• One widely cited report numbered the dead at over 10,000.

enumerate

• They enumerated the casualties.

cast up

2 matterDictionary

• It's as if your opinions just don't count.

matter

• It doesn't matter how long you take.

be important

cut any ice (informal)

carry weight

tell

• The pressure began to tell as rain closed in after 20 laps.

weigh

• His opinion doesn't weigh much with me, I'm afraid.

signify (informal)

enter into consideration

3 considerDictionary

• I count him as one of my best friends.

consider

• I had always considered myself a strong, competent woman.

judge

• It will take a few more years to judge the impact of these ideas.

regard

• I regard creativity as both a gift and a skill.

deem

• He said he would used force if he deemed it necessary.

think of

rate

• The film was rated excellent by 90 per cent of children.

look upon

4 includeDictionary

• The years before their arrival in prison are not counted as part of their sentence.

include

• I had worked hard to be included in a project like this.

number among

take into account or consideration

### noun

calculationDictionary

• At the last count the police had 247 people in custody.

calculation

• He made a quick calculation on a scrap of paper.

poll

• Polls show that the party is losing support.

reckoning

• By my reckoning we were seven or eight kilometres away.

sum

• I can't do my sums.

tally

• They do not keep a tally of visitors to the palace.

numbering

computation

enumeration

### PHRASAL VERBS:

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## Additional synonyms

calculate

If 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.

work out value judge determine estimate count reckon weigh consider compute rate gauge enumerate figure

calculation

• He made a quick calculation on a scrap of paper.

compute

To compute a quantity or number means to calculate it. • I tried to compute the cash value of the ponies and horse boxes.

## Nearby words of 'count'

## Source

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**count**from theDictionary definition

A Count is a European nobleman with the same rank as an English earl.

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