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Definition of Count


  1. To tell or name one by one, or by groups, for the purpose of ascertaining the whole number of units in a collection; to number; to enumerate; to compute; to reckon.
  2. To place to an account; to ascribe or impute; to consider or esteem as belonging.
  3. To esteem; to account; to reckon; to think, judge, or consider.
  4. To number or be counted; to possess value or carry weight; hence, to increase or add to the strength or influence of some party or interest; as, every vote counts; accidents count for nothing.
  5. To reckon; to rely; to depend; -- with on or upon.
  6. To take account or note; -- with
  7. To plead orally; to argue a matter in court; to recite a count.
  8. The act of numbering; reckoning; also, the number ascertained by counting.
  9. An object of interest or account; value; estimation.
  10. A formal statement of the plaintiff's case in court; in a more technical and correct sense, a particular allegation or charge in a declaration or indictment, separately setting forth the cause of action or prosecution.
  11. A nobleman on the continent of Europe, equal in rank to an English earl.
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Count Translations

count in Afrikaans is tel, in aanmerking kom
count in Dutch is in aanmerking komen, meetellen
count in Finnish is laskea, luetella
count in French is compter, comptent, comptez, comptons, comte
count in Latin is duco
count in Norwegian is telle, greve
count in Portuguese is contagem
count in Spanish is numerar, contar, calcular, recuento