tote up

Definitions

  • WordNet 3.6
    • v tote up determine the sum of "Add all the people in this town to those of the neighboring town"
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Usage

In literature:

After the six miles of the carry tote-road, their way led up the crooked West Branch on the ice.
"The Rainy Day Railroad War" by Holman Day
I knows how many dey has got so I counts till dey throw dem all out, den I gathers up dem guns an' I totes 'em off ter de big house.
"Slave Narratives: a Folk History of Slavery in the United States" by Various
Take a tupp'ny ticket out, and help to tote the tally up!
"Punch, or the London Charivari, Vol. 150, March 8, 1916" by Various
Hold your coat for the rabbits while I tote this thing up to Hardman's house.
"At the Little Brown House" by Ruth Alberta Brown
He had come up yesterday with a tote-team which was going into the woods.
"The Girls of Central High in Camp" by Gertrude W. Morrison
But he toted up the disadvantages.
"Acid Bath" by Vaseleos Garson
It was not so cold, and we did not have to tote so many logs of wood to keep up our fires.
"From the Rapidan to Richmond and the Spottsylvania Campaign" by William Meade Dame
If you-all ain't glued there you might grab his grips an' tote them up to the ranchhouse.
"The Coming of the Law" by Charles Alden Seltzer
Pick up a rock, tote it forty paces, drop it.
"The Blue Ghost Mystery" by Harold Leland Goodwin
Every man up-bound totes as much o' it as he kin carry.
"Bring Me His Ears" by Clarence E. Mulford
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In news:

Prizes — which include Banana Boat products, beach totes, beach towels, gas cards, Visa gift cards and other items — vary daily and range in value up to $300.
Oth­ers may hear the jolly sound of Santa tot­ing up the cash-register receipts.
Woman wakes up to rifle-toting burglar.
You'll see adults dolled up as Chicago flappers, toting rhinestone-studded machine guns.
Brighten up your friend's and family's holiday with a personalized polo , cashmere cardigan, winter scarf or perhaps a tote with their favorite monogram style, creating a gift that will bring a world of color to their winter wardrobe.
The Dematic steerable wheel sorter accommodates cases, cartons, totes and trays weighing up to 110 lb.
When a final accounting of the US war in Iraq is toted up, we may learn why so many things went wrong.
Connecticut utilities tote up storm costs.
Average US pump price for DEF moved up in October 2012, but tote refill prices continue to fall.
Pack up that summer tote — autumn handbags are taking the town by leather storm.
A shotgun-toting robber held up a lingerie store and eluded a police search Tuesday evening, authorities said.
Kick-off began in October with Sue and Bruce Gorecki, Rogers Lions members, delivering totes to local businesses and arranging pick-ups and deliveries of food for CROSS Food Shelf.
We chatted up Miami local and Vintage Reign Co-Designer Cory Papunen on the impeccably curated tote line, which turns two this September.
And since they're made of a durable, easy-to-clean nylon fabric, the sacks can just as easily handle toting your leftovers, drinks and snacks as they can be rolled up and thrown in your purse to take home.
Sgt James Meier paced up and down the rows of stacked totes, looking.
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