Definition of Tally


  • the act of counting
    reciting numbers in ascending order
    "the counting continued for several hours"
  • a bill for an amount due
  • a score in baseball made by a runner touching all four bases safely
    "the Yankees scored 3 runs in the bottom of the 9th"
    "their first tally came in the 3rd inning"


  • determine the sum of
    "Add all the people in this town to those of the neighboring town"
    - tot up - sum up - tote up - add together - add up
  • keep score, as in games
    - chalk up
  • gain points in a game
    "The home team scored many times"
    "He hit a home run"
    "He hit .300 in the past season"
    - rack up
  • be compatible, similar or consistent
    coincide in their characteristics
    "The two stories don't agree in many details"
    "The handwriting checks with the signature on the check"
    "The suspect's fingerprints don't match those on the gun"
Based on WordNet 3.0, Farlex clipart collection. © 2003-2012 Princeton University, Farlex Inc.

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Unscramble tally

14 unscramble word found using the letters tally.

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