Definition and Meanings for impute

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Impute is ranked 25,548 in the ranking of most used words in English

Part of Speech of impute

transitive verb, imperfect, past participle, present participle, verbal noun

Etymology of impute

f. imputer, l. imputare to bring into the reckoning, charge, impute; pref. im- in + putare to reckon, think. see putative

Meaning of impute


as transitive verb, imperfect, past participle, present participle, verbal noun

  • 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.
  • to adjudge as one's own (the sin or righteousness) of another; as, the righteousness of christ is imputed to us.
  • to take account of; to consider; to regard.
  • No antonyms for impute

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