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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.
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miscalculate

(ˌmɪsˈkælkjʊˌleɪt)
vb
to calculate wrongly
ˌmiscalcuˈlation n
ˌmisˈcalcuˌlator n
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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.
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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
Collins English Verb Tables © HarperCollins Publishers 2011
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
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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.
Collins Thesaurus of the English Language – Complete and Unabridged 2nd Edition. 2002 © HarperCollins Publishers 1995, 2002

miscalculate

verb
To calculate wrongly:
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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
Collins Spanish Dictionary - Complete and Unabridged 8th Edition 2005 © William Collins Sons & Co. Ltd. 1971, 1988 © HarperCollins Publishers 1992, 1993, 1996, 1997, 2000, 2003, 2005

miscalculate

[ˌmɪsˈkælkjʊleɪt]
vt (= misjudge) [+ amount, size, length] → mal évaluer
to miscalculate sb's mood → se méprendre sur l'état d'esprit de qn
Collins English/French Electronic Resource. © HarperCollins Publishers 2005

miscalculate

vtfalsch berechnen; (= misjudge)falsch einschätzen
visich verrechnen; (= estimate wrongly)sich verkalkulieren; (= misjudge)sich verschätzen
Collins German Dictionary – Complete and Unabridged 7th Edition 2005. © William Collins Sons & Co. Ltd. 1980 © HarperCollins Publishers 1991, 1997, 1999, 2004, 2005, 2007

miscalculate

[ˌmɪsˈkælkjʊˌleɪt] vt & vicalcolare male
Collins Italian Dictionary 1st Edition © HarperCollins Publishers 1995

miscalculate

(misˈkӕlkjuleit) verb
to calculate or estimate wrongly. I miscalculated the bill.
misˌcalcuˈlation noun
Kernerman English Multilingual Dictionary © 2006-2013 K Dictionaries Ltd.

miscalculate

v. hacer un error o falta; equivocarse.
English-Spanish Medical Dictionary © Farlex 2012
References in classic literature ?
If I had my way, I'd have Cap'n Smollett work us back into the trades at least; then we'd have no blessed miscalculations and a spoonful of water a day.
In this I fancy that in any case he made a miscalculation, and that, if we had not been there, his doom would none the less have been sealed.
One trifling miscalculation or mistake may rouse suspicion.
"There has been a miscalculation about the New Day, my dears," she began; "one can't expect people to be perfect all at once.
Deprived of ordinary resources, the analyst throws himself into the spirit of his opponent, identifies himself therewith, and not unfrequently sees thus, at a glance, the sole methods (sometime indeed absurdly simple ones) by which he may seduce into error or hurry into miscalculation.
The miscalculations in NSS, according to the regulatory body, had accrued from the billing months of June 2018 to May this year.
'The Chief Executive explained that the longer the delay for an early conclusion of the COC, the higher the probability of maritime incidents happening and the greater the chance for miscalculations that may spiral out of control,' Panelo said in a statement.
Those who took career breaks to raise their families were most affected by the State's miscalculations, which has hit 90,000 elderly people Last year, the Government promised the blunder would be rectified by the end of this month.
He said all wars in the world resulted in miscalculations. He asked India whether we can afford miscalculations in the presence of lethal weapons possessed by both the countries.
All wars in the world have been started on miscalculations on the time and the human cost of war.
History has taught us that all wars were the result of miscalculations.
The Prime Minister said it was important for Pakistan and India to exhibit prudence and sanity as all big wars had happened because of miscalculations. Referring to the World War I it was assumed it would be over in six months but it stretched for six years.