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See also computé
  1. (verb) To reckon or calculate.
  2. (verb, informal) To make sense.
  3. (French, verb) First-person singular present indicative of computer.
  4. (French, verb) Third-person singular present indicative of computer.
  5. (French, verb) First-person singular present subjunctive of computer.
  6. (French, verb) Third-person singular present subjunctive of computer.
  7. (French, verb) Second-person singular imperative of computer.
  8. (Portuguese, verb) First-person singular (eu) present subjunctive
of verb computar.
  1. (Portuguese, verb) Third-person singular (ele, ela, also used with tu and você?) present subjunctive
of verb computar.
  1. (Portuguese, verb) Third-person singular (você) affirmative imperative
of verb computar.
  1. (Portuguese, verb) Third-person singular (você) negative imperative
of verb computar.
  1. (Spanish, verb) formal second-person singular (usted) imperative form of computar.
  2. (Spanish, verb) first-person singular (yo) present subjunctive form of computar.
  3. (Spanish, verb) formal second-person singular (usted) present subjunctive form of computar.
  4. (Spanish, verb) third-person singular (él, ella, also used with usted?) present subjunctive form of computar.

English[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From French computer (17th century) < Latin computare (sum up, reckon, compute) < com (together) + putare (cleanse, trim, prune, clear up, settle, adjuct, reckon, count, deem, think, suppose) < putus (cleansed, clear)

Verb[edit]

Infinitive
to compute

Third person singular
computes

Simple past
computed

Past participle
computed

Present participle
computing

to compute (third-person singular simple present computes, present participle computing, simple past and past participle computed)

  1. To reckon or calculate.
    Can anyone here compute the square root of 10201?
  2. (informal) To make sense.
    Does that compute, or do I need to explain further?

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French[edit]

Verb[edit]

compute

  1. First-person singular present indicative of computer.
  2. Third-person singular present indicative of computer.
  3. First-person singular present subjunctive of computer.
  4. Third-person singular present subjunctive of computer.
  5. Second-person singular imperative of computer.

Portuguese[edit]

Verb[edit]

compute

  1. First-person singular (eu) present subjunctive
of verb computar.
  1. Third-person singular (ele, ela, also used with tu and você?) present subjunctive
of verb computar.
  1. Third-person singular (você) affirmative imperative
of verb computar.
  1. Third-person singular (você) negative imperative
of verb computar.

Spanish[edit]

Verb[edit]

compute (infinitive computar)

  1. formal second-person singular (usted) imperative form of computar.
  2. first-person singular (yo) present subjunctive form of computar.
  3. formal second-person singular (usted) present subjunctive form of computar.
  4. third-person singular (él, ella, also used with usted?) present subjunctive form of computar.