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    reckon

    reckon - Dictionary definition and meaning for word reckon

    Definition
    (verb) expect, believe, or suppose
    Synonyms : guess , imagine , opine , suppose , think
    Example Sentence
    • I imagine she earned a lot of money with her new novel
    • I thought to find her in a bad state
    • he didn't think to find her in the kitchen
    • I guess she is angry at me for standing her up
    Definition
    (verb) judge to be probable Definition
    (verb) deem to be
    Synonyms : consider , regard , see , view
    Example Sentence
    • She views this quite differently from me
    • I consider her to be shallow
    • I don't see the situation quite as negatively as you do
    Definition
    (verb) make a mathematical calculation or computation
    Synonyms : calculate , cipher , compute , cypher , figure , work out
    Definition
    (verb) have faith or confidence in
    Synonyms : bet , calculate , count , depend , look
    Example Sentence
    • you can count on me to help you any time
    • Look to your friends for support
    • You can bet on that!
    • Depend on your family in times of crisis
    Definition
    (verb) take account of
    Synonyms : count
    Example Sentence
    • You have to reckon with our opponents
    • Count on the monsoon
   Mnemonics (Memory Aids) for reckon

reckon:rec+kon.from kon u can say 'akon',famous singer and with REC u can say reached. so it is probable that akon reached here by 10.

recollect ... old memories

rec(K) + ON who's recording is on and hence can grasp and calculate fast

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re(Again)ckon(sounds like count)means counting again

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