Reckoning

  • 1 Reckoning — Reck on*ing, n. 1. The act of one who reckons, counts, or computes; the result of reckoning or counting; calculation. Specifically: (a) An account of time. Sandys. (b) Adjustment of claims and accounts; settlement of obligations, liabilities, etc …

    The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • 2 Reckoning — may refer to:Music* Reckoning (Grateful Dead album), 1981 Grateful Dead live album * Reckoning (R.E.M. album), 1984 R.E.M. album * Reckoning Night , 2004 Sonata Arctica albumTelevision* Reckoning , episode of the television series Alias *… …

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  • 3 Reckoning — Saltar a navegación, búsqueda Reckoning Álbum de R.E.M. Publicación 9 de Abril de 1984 Grabación 1983 1984 …

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  • 4 Reckoning — Livealbum von Grateful Dead Veröffentlichung April 1981 Label Arista Records …

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  • 5 reckoning — ► NOUN 1) the action of calculating or estimating something. 2) an opinion or judgement. 3) punishment or retribution for one s actions. ● into (or out of) the reckoning Cf. ↑out of the reckoning …

    English terms dictionary

  • 6 reckoning — [rek′əniŋ] n. 1. the act of one who reckons; count or computation 2. a measuring of possibilities for the future; calculated guess 3. a) a bill; account b) the settlement of an account c) the settlement of rewards or penalties for any action [day …

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  • 7 reckoning — index accounting, amount (sum), appraisal, assessment (estimation), bill (invoice), census …

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  • 8 reckoning — [n] computation, account adding, addition, arithmetic, bad news*, bill, calculation, charge, check, ciphering, cost, count, counting, debt, due, estimate, estimation, fee, figuring, grunt*, invoice, IOU*, score, settlement, statement, summation,… …

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  • 9 Reckoning —  Pour l’article homonyme, voir Reckoning (homonymie).  Reckoning Album par R.E.M. Sortie …

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  • 10 reckoning — reck|on|ing [ˈrekənıŋ] n 1.) [U] calculation that is based on a careful guess rather than on exact knowledge by sb s reckoning ▪ By my reckoning, we have 12,000 clients. 2.) [C usually singular, U] a time when you are judged or punished for your… …

    Dictionary of contemporary English

  • 11 reckoning — n. navigation 1) dead reckoning calculations 2) by smb. s reckoning (by my reckoning) * * * [ rekənɪŋ] [ navigation ] dead reckoning [ calculations ] by smb. s reckoning (by my reckoning) …

    Combinatory dictionary

  • 12 reckoning — UK [ˈrekənɪŋ] / US noun [countable/uncountable] Word forms reckoning : singular reckoning plural reckonings a calculation or measurement By my reckoning, it ll cost forty five pounds a month. • in/out of the reckoning being/not being considered… …

    English dictionary

  • 13 reckoning — [[t]re̱kənɪŋ[/t]] reckonings 1) N VAR: usu poss N Someone s reckoning is a calculation they make about something, especially a calculation that is not very exact. By my reckoning we were seven or eight kilometres from Borj Mechaab. 2) N COUNT:… …

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  • 14 reckoning — noun 1 (U) calculation that is based on a careful guess rather than on exact knowledge: By my reckoning it must be 60 km from here to the coast. 2 (C) old use a bill: We paid our reckoning and left. 3 day of reckoning the time when the results of …

    Longman dictionary of contemporary English

  • 15 reckoning — noun 1) by my reckoning, this comes to $2 million Syn: calculation, estimation, count, computation, working out, summation, addition 2) by her reckoning, the train was late Syn: opinion, view, judgment, evaluation …

    Thesaurus of popular words

  • 16 reckoning — reck|on|ing [ rekənıŋ ] noun 1. ) count or uncount a calculation or measurement: By my reckoning, it ll cost forty five dollars a month. 2. ) count OLD FASHIONED a bill or something that is owed to someone day of reckoning a time when you are… …

    Usage of the words and phrases in modern English

  • 17 reckoning — noun Date: 14th century 1. the act or an instance of reckoning: as a. account, bill b. computation c. calculation of a ship s position 2. a settling of accounts < day of reckoning > 3. a summing up …

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  • 18 reckoning — /rek euh ning/, n. 1. count; computation; calculation. 2. the settlement of accounts, as between two companies. 3. a statement of an amount due; bill. 4. an accounting, as for things received or done. 5. an appraisal or judgment. 6. Navig. See… …

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  • 19 reckoning — noun 1》 the action of calculating. 2》 an opinion or judgement. 3》 archaic a bill or account, or its settlement. 4》 an instance of working out consequences or retribution for one s actions: a terrible reckoning. Phrases into (or out of) the… …

    English new terms dictionary

  • 20 reckoning — reck•on•ing [[t]ˈrɛk ə nɪŋ[/t]] n. 1) computation; calculation 2) the settlement of accounts 3) a statement of an amount due; bill 4) an accounting, as for things done: a day of reckoning[/ex] 5) an appraisal or judgment 6) navig. dead reckoning… …

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