# count meaning

[ kaʊnt ] Pronunciation: "count" in a sentence

**Verb:****count**kawnt- Determine the number or amount of
*"Can you count the books on your shelf?"; "Count your change"*

- number, enumerate, numerate - Have weight; have import, carry weight

- matter, weigh - Show consideration for; take into account

- consider, weigh - Name or recite the numbers in ascending order
*"The toddler could count to 100"* - Put into a group
*"The academy counts several Nobel Prize winners among its members"*

- number - Include as if by counting
*"I can count my colleagues in the opposition"* - Have a certain value or carry a certain weight
*"each answer counts as three points"* - Have faith or confidence in
*"you can count on me to help you any time"*

- bet, depend, look, calculate, reckon - Take account of
*"Count on the monsoon"*

- reckon

**Noun:****count**kawnt- The total number counted
*"a blood count"* - The act of counting; reciting numbers in ascending order

- counting, numeration, enumeration, reckoning, tally - A nobleman (in various countries) having rank equal to a British earl

**Derived forms:**counts, counted, counting**See also:**count down, count out, countable, counter**Type of:**approximate, ascertain, assort, bank, be, class, classify, determine, estimate, find, find out, gauge, guess, include, investigating, investigation, judge, Lord, noble, nobleman, number, recite, rely, separate, sort, sort out, swear, trust**Encyclopedia:**Count- Determine the number or amount of

[Architecture]In wire cloth, the number of openings per linear inch.

[Design engineering]

The number of openings per linear inch in a wire cloth.

[Electronics]

1. The number of pulses tallied by a counting system in a given period of time.

2. A single response by a radioactivity counter.

3. A record of the number of times an instruction or subroutine in a computer program is executed (by increasing the value of a variable by one, as stated in a FOR-NEXT loop, for example).

[Finance]

A trend analysis using point and figure charts to estimate the vertical movement of prices.

### Examples

- More: Next
- the development of the thighs
*counts*heavily. - we are glad to
*count*you as a friend. - mind, i
*count*on your keeping the promise. - it makes no difference to the
*count*rate. - there are so many mistakes that i cannot
*count*them.