- (obsolete) account; reckoning; computation
- 1608, William Shakespeare, Macbeth:
- Your servants ever have theirs,/Themselves and what is theirs, in compt, /To make their audit at your highness' pleasure, /Still to return your own.
Part or all of this entry has been imported from the 1913 edition of Webster’s Dictionary, which is now free of copyright and hence in the public domain. The imported definitions may be significantly out of date, and any more recent senses may be completely missing.
(See the entry for compt in Webster’s Revised Unabridged Dictionary, G. & C. Merriam, 1913.)