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See also imputé

English[]

Etymology[]

French imputer, Latin imputare (to bring into the reckoning, charge, impute).

Pronunciation[]

  • IPA: /ɪmˈpjuːt/
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  • Rhymes: -uːt

Verb[]

Infinitive
to Impute

Third person singular
imput

Simple past
-

Past participle
-

Present participle
ing

to Impute (third-person singular simple present imput, present participle ing, simple past and past participle -)

  1. (transitive) To reckon as pertaining or attributable; to charge; to ascribe; to attribute; to set to the account of; to charge to one as the author, responsible originator, or possessor; -- generally in a bad sense.
    • Nor you, ye proud, impute to these the fault, If memory o'er their tomb no trophies raise. -- Thomas Gray.
    • One vice of a darker shade was imputed to him - envy. --Thomas Babington Macaulay.
  2. (transitive) Template:Theology To adjudge as one's own (the sin or righteousness) of another; as, the righteousness of Christ is imputed to us.
    • It was imputed to him for righteousness. --Rom. iv. 22.
  3. (transitive) To take account of; to consider; to regard.
    • If we impute this last humiliation as the cause of his death. --Edward Gibbon.
  4. (transitive) To attribute or credit to.
    We imputed this quotation to Shakespeare.
    People impute great cleverness to cats.
  5. (transitive) To attribute (responsibility or fault) to a cause or source.
    The teacher imputed the student's failure to his nervousness.

Synonyms[]

  • ascribe, assign, attribute, charge, reckon, consider, imply, insinuate

Related terms[]

Translations[]

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References[]

Anagrams[]

  • eimptu,
  • uptime

French[]

Verb[]

Impute

  1. first-person singular present indicative of imputer.
  2. third-person singular present indicative of imputer.
  3. first-person singular present subjunctive of imputer.
  4. first-person singular present subjunctive of imputer.
  5. second-person singular imperative of imputer.



Spanish[]

Verb[]

Impute (infinitive imputar)

  1. first-person singular (yo) present subjunctive form of imputar.
  2. formal second-person singular (usted) present subjunctive form of imputar.
  3. third-person singular (él, ella, also used with usted?) present subjunctive form of imputar.

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