- impute (v.)
- early 15c., from Old French imputer (14c.) and directly from Latin imputare "to reckon, make account of, charge, ascribe," from assimilated form of in- "in, into" (see in- (2)) + putare "reckon, clear up, trim, prune, settle" (see pave). Related: Imputed; imputing.
- 1. Why do you impute selfish motives to her?
- 2. I impute his failure to laziness.
- 3. It is grossly unfair to impute blame to the United Nations.
- 4. The happy impute all their success to prudence or merit.
- 5. I have no aspirations such as those you impute to me.
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