Meaning of “get/have your sums right/wrong” in the English Dictionary

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"get/have your sums right/wrong" in British English

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get/have your sums right/wrong

mainly UK

to calculate the cost of something correctly/wrongly:

I must confess that I got my sums wrong - the house extension is costing a lot more than I expected.

(Definition of “get/have your sums right/wrong” from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

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