# Calulate vs. Calculate Edited by Huma Saeed || By Sawaira Riaz || Updated on September 18, 2023
"Calulate" is the incorrect spelling. The correct spelling is "calculate," which means to determine mathematically. ## Which is correct: Calulate or Calculate

How to spell Calculate? ### Calulate is Incorrect ## Key Differences

Use the phrase "Can a lion calculate?" to remind yourself of the 'c-a-l-c' beginning.
Remember there are two 'c's: one at the beginning and one in the middle.
Focus on "calc-" as in "calculator," which is a device used to calculate.
Associate "late" with the end of the word to ensure you don't drop the 'c.'
Think of the word "calculate" as containing the smaller word "late," which you don't want to be in your calculations.

## Calulate and Calculate Definitions

#### Calulate

Calulate is an incorrect spelling of calculate.

#### Calculate

To determine a number or amount mathematically.
I need to calculate the total cost.

#### Calculate

To make an assessment or judgment.
We're trying to calculate the risk.

#### Calculate

To plan or intend deliberately.
He calculated his moves carefully.

#### Calculate

In computing, to process data for an outcome.
The computer can calculate faster than humans.

#### Calculate

To ascertain by computation; reckon
Calculating the area of a circle.
Calculated their probable time of arrival.

#### Calculate

To make an estimate of; evaluate
Calculating the team's chances of winning.

#### Calculate

To make for a deliberate purpose; design
A sturdy car that is calculated to last for years.
A choice that was calculated to please.

#### Calculate

To suppose
"I cal'late she's a right smart cook" (Dialect Notes).

#### Calculate

To plan, intend, or depend on.

#### Calculate

To perform a mathematical process; figure
We must measure and calculate to determine how much paint will be needed.

#### Calculate

To suppose; guess.

#### Calculate

To count, depend, or rely on someone or something

#### Calculate

To determine the value of something or the solution to something by a mathematical process.
Calculate the square root of 3 to 10 decimal places.

#### Calculate

To determine values or solutions by a mathematical process; reckon.

#### Calculate

To plan; to expect; to think.

#### Calculate

To ascertain or predict by mathematical or astrological computations the time, circumstances, or other conditions of; to forecast or compute the character or consequences of.
To calculate or cast one's nativity

#### Calculate

To adjust for purpose; to adapt by forethought or calculation; to fit or prepare by the adaptation of means to an end.
To calculate a system of laws for the government and protection of a free people

#### Calculate

(chess) To imagine sequences of potential moves and responses without actually moving the pieces.

#### Calculate

To ascertain or determine by mathematical processes, usually by the ordinary rules of arithmetic; to reckon up; to estimate; to compute.
A calencar exacity calculated than any othe.

#### Calculate

To ascertain or predict by mathematical or astrological computations the time, circumstances, or other conditions of; to forecast or compute the character or consequences of; as, to calculate or cast one's nativity.
A cunning man did calculate my birth.

#### Calculate

To adjust for purpose; to adapt by forethought or calculation; to fit or prepare by the adaptation of means to an end; as, to calculate a system of laws for the government and protection of a free people.
[Religion] is . . . calculated for our benefit.

#### Calculate

To plan; to expect; to think.

#### Calculate

To make a calculation; to forecast consequences; to estimate; to compute.
The strong passions, whether good or bad, never calculate.

#### Calculate

Make a mathematical calculation or computation

#### Calculate

Judge to be probable

#### Calculate

Keep an account of

#### Calculate

Specifically design a product, event, or activity for a certain public

#### Calculate

Have faith or confidence in;
Look to your friends for support
You can bet on that!
Depend on your family in times of crisis

#### Calculate

To forecast or predict based on data.
They calculate that the project will take three months.

## FAQs

#### Which vowel is used before calculate?

Any vowel can be used depending on the context, often 'o' as in "to calculate."

#### What is the root word of calculate?

From Latin "calculare."

#### What is the plural form of calculate?

N/A, it's a verb.

#### Why is it called calculate?

Derived from Latin "calculare," meaning to reckon or compute.

/ˈkæl.kjəˌleɪt/

Neutral.

#### What is the singular form of calculate?

Calculate is a verb, so it doesn't have a singular or plural form.

#### Which preposition is used with calculate?

"To" as in "to calculate," or "on" as in "calculate on."

#### Which conjunction is used with calculate?

"And" can be used, as in "calculate and verify."

#### Is calculate a vowel or consonant?

Starts with a consonant ('C').

#### Which article is used with calculate?

No specific article is used since it's a verb.

No.

#### Is the word calculate imperative?

It can be used in the imperative mood.

Verb.

#### What is another term for calculate?

Compute, estimate.

#### Which determiner is used with calculate?

N/A, it's a verb.

Calculate.

Calculated.

It's not a noun.

No.

Three syllables.

Cal-cu-late.

#### What is the stressed syllable in calculate?

The first syllable, "Cal."

Verb.

#### How is calculate used in a sentence?

"Can you calculate the total expenses for the trip?"

No.

#### Is the calculate term a metaphor?

No, but it can be used metaphorically.

#### What is the opposite of calculate?

Guess, estimate inaccurately.

#### What is the second form of calculate?

Calculated.  