Definition of counting:
- Reckoning; computing.
calculating (part of speech: verb)
numbering (part of speech: verb)
listing (part of speech: verb)
" Smith is quite right," said Miller; " there's no counting
on you, Blake.
- "Tom Brown at Oxford", Thomas Hughes.
So if you're counting
on her not going, my dear-!
- "The Awkward Age", Henry James.
Madame Desroches gave Helene twenty- five louis, and she, without counting
them, slipped them into the gardener's hand, who overwhelmed her with tears and thanks.
- "The Regent's Daughter", Alexandre Dumas (Pere).