Bedeutung von “calculate” — Learner’s Dictionary

calculate

verb us uk /ˈkælkjəleɪt/
He calculated the distance between the Earth and the Sun.You need to calculate the cost of the project.I've calculated how much it will cost.When you calculate the difference, it's really very little.He calculated the time it took us to complete the project.

B2 [ T ] to discover an amount or number using mathematics:

to calculate a cost/percentage
be calculated to do sth

to be intended to have a particular effect:

His comments were calculated to embarrass the prime minister.

(Definition von “calculate” aus dem Cambridge Learner's Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)