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English definition of “tot sth up”

tot sth up

informal
verb uk phrasal verb with tot   /tɒt/ us    /tɑːt/ (-tt-)
to add up numbers or amounts of something, or to have a particular number or amount as a total when added up: She quickly totted up our bill and added an amount for the waiter. That tots up to £20.Numbering and countingCalculations and calculatingAddition, subtraction, multiplication and division
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