work out (3)
Meaning: to find the solution to a numerical problemSynonym: calculate, figure out, nut out (Australian, informal)
- work out sth There are five of us and the bill is $72.00. Can you work out how much we each have to pay?
- work sth out Have you worked it out yet?
Nouns often used as objects with work out (3): answer, solution, total, result
If you have to work out a mathematical problem, you can use
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Contributor: Matt Errey