Category : Verbs

[+ object]

1 a : to produce (a total) when added together

Donations totaled $120.

1 b : to add numbers together to find out the total

He carefully totaled the bill.

— often + up

He totaled up the bill.

2 US : to damage (something, such as a car) so badly that it is not worth repairing

He totaled the car.

“Education is not received. It is achieved.”