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Definition of "calculative" [cal•cu•la•tive]

  • Of, pertaining to, or involving calculation. (adjective) : Text is available under the Creative Commons Attribution-ShareAlike License

Use "calculative" in a sentence
  • "It is sometimes referred to as calculative rationality or intentional rationality (March 1978, p. 589 or procedural rationality (Simon 1976, p."
  • "Subsequently, Wu could not adapt to life in Singapore and often felt that she was being mistreated by her mother-in-law and sister-in-law, whom she called "calculative"."
  • "For if the U.S. and the world community remain to be calculative in its response, the current events will have a potential of becoming a nightmare, not only for the region but for the rest of the world as well."