HyperDic: numerate

English > 3 senses of the word numerate:
ADJECTIVEallnumerateable to understand and use numbers
VERBcommunicationnumerate, count, number, enumeratedetermine the number or amount of
cognitionnumerateread out loud as words written numbers
English > numerate: 3 senses > adjective 1
Meaningable to understand and use numbers.
Attribute ofnumeracySkill with numbers and mathematics
See alsoeducatedpossessing an education (especially having more than average knowledge)
Oppositeinnumeratelacking knowledge and understanding of mathematical concepts and methods
English > numerate: 3 senses > verb 1, communication
MeaningDetermine the number or amount of.
PatternSomebody ----s something; Somebody ----s somebody; Something ----s something
Synonymscount, number, enumerate
Entailed bytally, chalk upKeep score, as in games / games / games
NarrowercensusConduct a census
miscountCount wrongly
recountCount again
total, tot, tot up, sum, sum up, summate, tote up, add, add together, tally, add upDetermine the sum of
Broaderdetermine, find, find out, ascertainEstablish after a calculation, investigation, experiment / experiment, survey, or study
Spanishcontar, enumerar
Adjectivesnumerablethat can be counted
Nounsnumerationthe act of counting
English > numerate: 3 senses > verb 2, cognition
Meaningread out loud as words written numbers.
PatternSomebody ----s something
Broaderreadlook at, interpret, and say out loud something that is written or printed
Nounsnumerationnaming numbers

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