Also, that figures. It's (or that's) reasonable; it makes sense. For example, Hanging it upside down sounds like a weird idea, but it figures, or It figures that they won't be coming this year, or So she's complaining again; that figures. This idiom alludes to reckoning up numbers. [Colloquial; mid-1900s]
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They were looping back around and coming down Tiebout Avenue when they spotted two figures.
Total oil production figures include crude oil, natural gas liquids, and other liquid energy products.
Like any good marketer, Silverman says he has sales figures proving his approach is working.
Both are considered marginal figures in the House GOP caucus and have no real base of support for their respective bids.
Judging from current figures, there would be a substantial demand for this option, too.
I have drawn a Line between the figures at the extream changes, that next below the Line is the extream.Tintinnalogia, or, the Art of Ringing|Richard Duckworth and Fabian Stedman
She apparently prefers to paint single figures of women and young girls, but her works include a variety of subjects.Women in the fine arts, from the Seventh Century B.C. to the Twentieth Century A.D.|Clara Erskine Clement
The Indian turned his head, and spoke to some one behind; one after another a score of figures rose.Ramona|Helen Hunt Jackson
The remaining figures, being taken from census returns and other reliable authorities, are more satisfactory.Showell's Dictionary of Birmingham|Thomas T. Harman and Walter Showell
He had seen through a powerful naval glass some figures standing erect and silhouetted against the sky on the parapet.Gallipoli Diary, Volume I|Ian Hamilton