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tally something up

to add something up. Please tally everything up and tell me the total. Let's tally up everything and ask for donations.
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tally with something

1. Lit. [for one set of figures] to match another set of figures. Your figures don't tally with mine. Let's add them up again. The total Sam got didn't tally with what the tax agent had come up with.
2. Fig. [for one thing] to agree or correlate with another. What you just said doesn't tally with what you told me before. His story doesn't tally with what I already know.
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tally up

To calculate something, especially by addition: The waiter tallied up our bill at the end of the meal. The election officials tallied the votes up and announced the winner.
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Election administrators typically upload tallies from those computers to the Web for the public to see, notes Iowa's Jones.
Questions have also been raised about the accuracy of vote tallies in the special election held earlier this year in the first congressional district of Wisconsin, where as many as 5 percent of the voters may have failed to get their punch-card votes counted.
s (NYSE:GWF) assertions regarding the final tallies of the Ahmanson consent solicitation certified by CT Corporation Systems, the independent inspector selected by Great Western, Ahmanson has issued a formal request to CT for the re-certification of the consent tally, excluding any shares that may have been double-counted by CT.
That fact was reflected in the counts of sport-caught exotics; 1998 could yield top-five tallies for three species - bluefin tuna, yellowfin tuna and yellowtail.
As a result, there could be just 235 votes left to affect the tallies for Katz and Alarcon, she said.
But it didn't quite live up to expectations, according to preliminary tallies by the nation's top disaster agency.