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mis·cal·cu·late

 (mĭs-kăl′kyə-lāt′)
tr. & intr.v. mis·cal·cu·lat·ed, mis·cal·cu·lat·ing, mis·cal·cu·lates
To count or estimate incorrectly.

mis·cal′cu·la′tion n.

miscalculate

(ˌmɪsˈkælkjʊˌleɪt)
vb
to calculate wrongly
ˌmiscalcuˈlation n
ˌmisˈcalcuˌlator n

mis•cal•cu•late

(mɪsˈkæl kyəˌleɪt)

v.t., v.i. -lat•ed, -lat•ing.
to calculate or judge incorrectly: to miscalculate the amount of work required.
[1690–1700]
mis`cal•cu•la′tion, n.

miscalculate


Past participle: miscalculated
Gerund: miscalculating

Imperative
miscalculate
miscalculate
Present
I miscalculate
you miscalculate
he/she/it miscalculates
we miscalculate
you miscalculate
they miscalculate
Preterite
I miscalculated
you miscalculated
he/she/it miscalculated
we miscalculated
you miscalculated
they miscalculated
Present Continuous
I am miscalculating
you are miscalculating
he/she/it is miscalculating
we are miscalculating
you are miscalculating
they are miscalculating
Present Perfect
I have miscalculated
you have miscalculated
he/she/it has miscalculated
we have miscalculated
you have miscalculated
they have miscalculated
Past Continuous
I was miscalculating
you were miscalculating
he/she/it was miscalculating
we were miscalculating
you were miscalculating
they were miscalculating
Past Perfect
I had miscalculated
you had miscalculated
he/she/it had miscalculated
we had miscalculated
you had miscalculated
they had miscalculated
Future
I will miscalculate
you will miscalculate
he/she/it will miscalculate
we will miscalculate
you will miscalculate
they will miscalculate
Future Perfect
I will have miscalculated
you will have miscalculated
he/she/it will have miscalculated
we will have miscalculated
you will have miscalculated
they will have miscalculated
Future Continuous
I will be miscalculating
you will be miscalculating
he/she/it will be miscalculating
we will be miscalculating
you will be miscalculating
they will be miscalculating
Present Perfect Continuous
I have been miscalculating
you have been miscalculating
he/she/it has been miscalculating
we have been miscalculating
you have been miscalculating
they have been miscalculating
Future Perfect Continuous
I will have been miscalculating
you will have been miscalculating
he/she/it will have been miscalculating
we will have been miscalculating
you will have been miscalculating
they will have been miscalculating
Past Perfect Continuous
I had been miscalculating
you had been miscalculating
he/she/it had been miscalculating
we had been miscalculating
you had been miscalculating
they had been miscalculating
Conditional
I would miscalculate
you would miscalculate
he/she/it would miscalculate
we would miscalculate
you would miscalculate
they would miscalculate
Past Conditional
I would have miscalculated
you would have miscalculated
he/she/it would have miscalculated
we would have miscalculated
you would have miscalculated
they would have miscalculated
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Verb1.miscalculate - judge incorrectly; "I had misestimated his determination"
misjudge - judge incorrectly
2.miscalculate - calculate incorrectlymiscalculate - calculate incorrectly; "I miscalculated the number of guests at the wedding"
arithmetic - the branch of pure mathematics dealing with the theory of numerical calculations
compute, calculate, cipher, cypher, figure, reckon, work out - make a mathematical calculation or computation

miscalculate

verb
1. misjudge, get something wrong, underestimate, underrate, overestimate, overrate He has badly miscalculated the mood of the people.
2. calculate wrongly, blunder, make a mistake, get it wrong, err, slip up The government seems to have miscalculated and bills are higher.

miscalculate

verb
To calculate wrongly:
Translations
يُخْطِئ الحِساب
špatně spočítat
fejlberegnefejlvurdere
hibásan számít
misreikna
neteisingai apskaičiuotineteisingas apskaičiavimas
nepareizi aprēķināt
zle spočítať
yanlış hesaplamak

miscalculate

[ˌmɪsˈkælkjʊleɪt]
A. VTcalcular mal
B. VIcalcular mal

miscalculate

[ˌmɪsˈkælkjʊleɪt]
vt (= misjudge) [+ amount, size, length] → mal évaluer
to miscalculate sb's mood → se méprendre sur l'état d'esprit de qn

miscalculate

vtfalsch berechnen; (= misjudge)falsch einschätzen
visich verrechnen; (= estimate wrongly)sich verkalkulieren; (= misjudge)sich verschätzen

miscalculate

[ˌmɪsˈkælkjʊˌleɪt] vt & vicalcolare male

miscalculate

(misˈkӕlkjuleit) verb
to calculate or estimate wrongly. I miscalculated the bill.
misˌcalcuˈlation noun

miscalculate

v. hacer un error o falta; equivocarse.
References in classic literature ?
But the quickness of the wolf's lope and the borzoi's slower pace made it plain that Karay had miscalculated.
But I miscalculated the point of balance, so that when I heaved the top of the mast came up instead of the butt.
The boat he goes in is admirably miscalculated for the service it is built for.
He either miscalculated in some way, or he slipped; how it happened, I do not know, but the coach fell over upon him, and he was crushed under it.
To return, we had miscalculated a little, and the sun was well down before we dropped anchor off the Point, and heard the gun which told the good folks of Durban that the English Mail was in.
He dived again, but I miscalculated the direction he would take, and we were fifty rods apart when he came to the surface this time, for I had helped to widen the interval; and again he laughed long and loud, and with more reason than before.
He had miscalculated once, but he would not be guilty of it a second time.
It is clear that this applies to all those breathless and hasty "tasters of everything," who plunge too rashly into the sea of independent thought and "heresy," and who, having miscalculated their strength, find it impossible to keep their head above water.
It was evident that we had entirely miscalculated his movements, that he had never been to his bedroom, but that he had been sitting up in some smoking or billiard room in the farther wing of the house, the windows of which we had not seen.
Whatever were the circumstances which had led to such a result, it certainly appeared as though the popolorum tibby had rather miscalculated, for the nonce, the extent of his lady's affection.
She seems to know what the influence of her perfect quietude would be; if so, she has not miscalculated it, for he subsides again.
DHAKA -- Pakistan miscalculated the pitch in the Bangladeshi capital Dhaka and will learn from their mistakes after a crushing five-wicket loss to bitter rivals India, batsman Shoaib Malik said Sunday.