calculating

[ kal-kyuh-ley-ting ]SEE DEFINITION OF calculating

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Into her calculating ambition had come a new and destroying element.

Calculating the instant to a nicety, he paid off the sheet and pulled up the tiller.

He faltered; a worried and calculating look shadowed his small eyes.

He is a cold, calculating man, who rules all who come near him.

That's what I mean, Mr. Wentworth, by calculating the voyage.'

You have heard me described as cold-hearted, calculating, selfish—'

There was nothing of the cold, calculating villain about him.

And this, surely, must be the work of the calculating and rational principle in the soul?

Away with the cold, calculating love that talks to itself about cost!

"Of course, and we were calculating that you would," said Mary sweetly.

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