Synonyms for deduct

Synonyms for (verb) deduct

Synonyms: infer, deduce, deduct, derive

Definition: reason by deduction; establish by deduction

Similar words: conclude, reason, reason out

Definition: decide by reasoning; draw or come to a conclusion

Usage: We reasoned that it was cheaper to rent than to buy a house


Synonyms: subtract, take off, deduct

Definition: make a subtraction

Usage: subtract this amount from my paycheck

Similar words: compute, cipher, calculate, cypher, reckon, work out, figure

Definition: make a mathematical calculation or computation


Synonyms: withhold, deduct, recoup

Definition: retain and refrain from disbursing; of payments

Usage: My employer is withholding taxes

Similar words: hold on, keep

Definition: retain possession of

Usage: Can I keep my old stuffed animals?; She kept her maiden name after she married