Origin of tally
OTHER WORDS FROM tallytal·li·er, nounre·tal·ly, noun, plural re·tal·lies, verb, re·tal·lied, re·tal·ly·ing.un·tal·lied, adjective
How to use tally in a sentence
Potentially vulnerable systems include the websites that report vote tallies and county websites that direct voters to polling places.DHS plans largest operation to secure U.S. election against hacking|Joseph Marks|October 30, 2020|Washington Post
There’s no master list of QAnon-linked candidates, but some organizations and news outlets have compiled running tallies.QAnon Isn’t Going To Take Over Congress In 2020. But It’s Found A Home In The GOP.|Kaleigh Rogers (email@example.com)|October 29, 2020|FiveThirtyEight
Vote tallies will be audited after the election in several ways, Gannon said.Officials stress security of election systems after U.S. reveals new Iranian and Russian efforts|Amy Gardner, Isaac Stanley-Becker, Elise Viebeck|October 29, 2020|Washington Post
Despite a ramp-up in testing, we are undoubtedly missing many coronavirus deaths in the grand tally.
I kept tally throughout the day, and found it broke at almost exactly 50-50 between those who agreed and those who disagreed.
Tallying up all the potential years of life lost annually due to alcohol-related deaths, the total reaches 2.5 million years.
For the last several years, Hybridcars.com has been tallying the number of hybrid vehicles sold every month.
They calculate the rating by tallying the numbers of cars sold in the month by model and creating a blended average.U.S. Car Fleet Sold in August Most Fuel-Efficient Ever|William O’Connor|September 16, 2013|DAILY BEAST
That level, the highest since UMTRI began tallying it several years ago, has been reached four times so far this year.July was the Greenest Month Ever for U.S. Car Sales|Anna Batchelor|August 6, 2013|DAILY BEAST
No one is really keeping a moral scorecard, tallying up the sex scandals and rendering a judgment.How to Survive a Sex Scandal: Mark Sanford Edition|David Freedlander|April 5, 2013|DAILY BEAST
Inside the office, the clerks worked with their customary deliberation, tallying the accounts for the receiver.The Substitute Prisoner|Max Marcin
At last the mate left—how or why I do not know—and from thenceforward no pretence was made of tallying in the cargo at all.The Log of a Sea-Waif|Frank T. Bullen
He made a swing around his beaver lakes, tallying the blankets in each house.Cat and Mouse|Ralph Williams
Then we were counted, also some half-a-dozen times, to assure the totals tallying.Sixteen Months in Four German Prisons|Henry Charles Mahoney
The two men squatted on the floor, tallying over the specimens they had already collected, and looking about them for more.The Power and the Glory|Grace MacGowan Cooke