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tot up

To tally or add up some numbers, especially in relation to the cost of something. A noun or pronoun can be used between "tot" and "up." Tot up the various expenses you have during your trip and submit a request for reimbursement from payroll. I nearly fainted when the waiter totted up the bill and told us we owed over $300 for the meal. Let's just tot it all up and divide the cost equally between everyone here.
See also: up

tot up

v.
To calculate something, especially by addition: If you tot up all the costs, you'll realize this project is too expensive.
See also: up
References in classic literature ?
She drew them when she should have been totting up. They were Mrs.
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That was their solitary profit from the first 30 minutes effort with the opposition totting up 1-7 before the break.