Cressida is not really suited for that kind of calculating existence of briefing and counter-briefing.
Critics run that tab as high as $4 billion, calculating the lost tax revenues over 40 years.
calculating gender differences is complicated, but the politics are simple.
Some calculating pol, realizing that his position had become unpopular or untenable, would execute a backflip off the high board.
But given the measurement error inherent in calculating GDP, this is very nearly a distinction without a difference.
Into her calculating ambition had come a new and destroying element.
calculating the instant to a nicety, he paid off the sheet and pulled up the tiller.
He faltered; a worried and calculating look shadowed his small eyes.
He is a cold, calculating man, who rules all who come near him.
That's what I mean, Mr. Wentworth, by calculating the voyage.'
1710, "carrying out calculations," present participle adjective from calculate. Meaning "shrewdly or selfishly seeking advantage" is attested from c.1810.
1560s, "to compute, to estimate by mathematical means," from Latin calculatus, past participle of calculare "to reckon, compute," from calculus (see calculus). Meaning "to plan, devise" is from 1650s. Replaced earlier calculen (mid-14c.), from Old French calculer. Related: Calculable.