Student Thesaurus

One entry found for reckon.
Entry Word: reckon
Function: verb
Text: 1 to decide the size, amount, number, or distance of (something) without actual measurement <tried to reckon the size of the crowd at the stadium> -- see ESTIMATE 2
2 chiefly dialect
to have as an opinion <I reckon you must be new to these parts> -- see BELIEVE 2
3 to determine (a value) by doing the necessary mathematical operations <asked the class to assume it was 2:00 pm. on March 4 and reckon the number of seconds left in the calendar year> -- see CALCULATE 1
4 to place reliance or trust <don't reckon on being provided with low-cost housing if you take a summer job there> -- see DEPEND 2
5 to think of in a particular way <he was reckoned among the great heroes of his time> -- see CONSIDER 1