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verb tally pronunciation in British English /ˈtæli/
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present tense
I/you/we/theytally
he/she/ittallies
present participletallying
past tensetallied
past participletallied
  1. 1
    [intransitive] if two things such as statements or calculations tally, or if one tallies with the other, they match each other
    Their statement doesn’t tally with the facts.
  2. 2

    tally

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    tally up

    [transitive] if you tally numbers or amounts, or if you tally them up, you calculate their total
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