  # Calulate vs. Calculate — What's the Difference?

"Calulate" is an incorrect spelling; "calculate" is the correct spelling, meaning to determine mathematically. ## Which is correct: Calulate or Calculate

How to spell Calculate? ### Calulate

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## Key Differences

Remember "calc" as in "calcium," hinting at the correct beginning.
The word has two "c"s: at the beginning and in the middle.
The middle part “cula” sounds like “kyoo-late,” ensuring the presence of "u".
Use mnemonic: CALculate = CALl to ULtimate Accuracy.
Think of the process: cal(culations) are late if wrongly spelled.

## Compare with Definitions

#### Calulate

Calulate is an incorrect spelling of calculate.

#### Calculate

Calculate involves making a prediction based on data.
Scientists calculate that the asteroid will pass by Earth.

#### Calculate

Calculate means to determine a number or amount using math.
I'll calculate the total expenses for the trip.

#### Calculate

Calculate can imply planning or devising something carefully.
He calculated his move in the chess game.

#### Calculate

Calculate refers to computing or estimating something.
Can you calculate the distance between the two cities?

#### Calculate

Calculate is to determine something for a specific purpose.
She started to calculate the ingredients needed for the recipe.

#### 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

## Common Curiosities

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

"Calculate" itself is singular.

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

Verbs don’t have plural forms, so "calculate" remains the same.

#### Why is it called calculate?

Derived from Latin "calculatus", which means "to reckon," referring to mathematical computations.

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

"Calculate" itself is a verb.

#### Which vowel is used before calculate?

The indefinite article "a" is typically used before "calculate."

#### What is the pronunciation of calculate?

/ˈkæl.kjə.leɪt/ "KAL-kyuh-layt."

#### Which conjunction is used with calculate?

Standard conjunctions like "and" or "or" can be used depending on context.

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

It's derived from the Latin word "calculatus."

#### Is calculate a noun or adjective?

"Calculate" is a verb.

No, "calculate" is not an adverb.

#### Is calculate a collective noun?

No, it is a verb.

Three syllables.

Calculate.

#### Which preposition is used with calculate?

"On" or "for" as in "calculate on an outcome" or "calculate for the total."

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

The first syllable, "cal."

Compute.

#### Is calculate an abstract noun?

No, it is a verb.

#### Is calculate a countable noun?

"Calculate" is not a noun; it's a verb.

#### Is the word calculate imperative?

It can be used in the imperative mood, as in "Calculate the total!"

It is a verb.

#### Which determiner is used with calculate?

"This," "that," "my," etc., depending on context.

Calculated.

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

"Please calculate the amount of tax we owe for this year."

#### Which article is used with calculate?

"A" or "the" can be used depending on context.

#### Is calculate a vowel or consonant?

"Calculate" is a word containing both vowels and consonants.

#### Is the calculate term a metaphor?

Not inherently, but it can be used metaphorically.

cal-cu-late.

It is neutral.

#### What is the opposite of calculate?

Estimate (in contexts where precision isn't stressed).

Calculated.