calculate

calculate
['kælkjuleɪt]
гл.
1) вычислять; подсчитывать; калькулировать

We calculated that the trip would take two days. — По нашим расчётам, путешествие должно было продлиться два дня.

Syn:
2) (calculate on, calculate upon, calculate for) рассчитывать на что-л.

We didn't calculate for such bad weather. — Мы не ожидали, что погода будет такая плохая.

We'd better calculate on a large crowd and provide plenty of food. — Лучше планировать, что будет много народу, и приготовить побольше еды.

Don't calculate on going abroad this summer, we may not have enough money. — Не рассчитывай на поездку за границу в этом году, у нас может не хватить денег.

Syn:
3) обычно страд. предназначать (для чего-л.)

The coach was calculated to carry six regular passengers. — Карета была рассчитана на шесть пассажиров.

4) амер.; разг. думать, полагать

He asked those pupils who calculated to join the musical school to come forward. — Он попросил учеников, которые хотели поступать в музыкальную школу, выйти вперёд.


Англо-русский современный словарь. 2014.

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