verb (used with object), to·taled, to·tal·ing or (especially British) to·talled, to·tal·ling.
verb (used without object), to·taled, to·tal·ing or (especially British) to·talled, to·tal·ling.
Origin of total
Synonyms for total
Related Words for totalledreach, equal, yield, add, comprise, totalize, calculate, figure, foot, number, tote, cast, reckon, aggregate, come, summate
Examples from the Web for totalled
Historical Examples of totalled
Brigadier (who had totalled the new-comer's checks in one brief glance).On the Heels of De Wet
The Intelligence Officer
The number of teachers employed in them during the year totalled 665.Our First Half-Century
Government of Queensland
Their combined ages might have totalled nine—at a generous guess.
At last, when we totalled sixteen, we were led upstairs into the court-room.The Road
Their united ages would certainly not have totalled forty-five.The Secret Adversary
verb -tals, -talling or -talled or US -tals, -taling or -taled
Word Origin for total
late 14c., from Old French total, from Medieval Latin totalis "entire, total" (as in summa totalis "sum total"), from Latin totus "all, whole, entire," of unknown origin. Total war is attested from 1937, in reference to a concept developed in Germany.
1550s, from total (adj.).
1716, from total (n.). Meaning "to destroy one's car" first recorded 1954. Related: Totaled; totaling.