into (or out of) the reckoning

into (or out of) the reckoning
into or out of contention for selection or success.

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  • out of the reckoning — ► into (or out of) the reckoning into or out of contention for selection, victory, etc. Main Entry: ↑reckoning …   English terms dictionary

  • out of the reckoning — in/out of/the reckoning phrase being/​not being considered for a job or position Only three candidates are still in the reckoning. Thesaurus: applying and interviewing for jobshyponym Main entry …   Useful english dictionary

  • into the reckoning — ► into (or out of) the reckoning into or out of contention for selection, victory, etc. Main Entry: ↑reckoning …   English terms dictionary

  • into of the reckoning — in/into/out of the ˈreckoning idiom (especially BrE) (especially in sport) among/not among those who are likely to win or be successful • Phelan is fit again and could come into the reckoning. Main entry: ↑reckoningidiom …   Useful english dictionary

  • Out of the Dark (2010 novel) — Out of the Dark   …   Wikipedia

  • in of the reckoning — in/into/out of the ˈreckoning idiom (especially BrE) (especially in sport) among/not among those who are likely to win or be successful • Phelan is fit again and could come into the reckoning. Main entry: ↑reckoningidiom …   Useful english dictionary

  • reckoning — ► NOUN 1) the action of calculating or estimating something. 2) an opinion or judgement. 3) punishment or retribution for one s actions. ● into (or out of) the reckoning Cf. ↑out of the reckoning …   English terms dictionary

  • reckoning — noun 1》 the action of calculating. 2》 an opinion or judgement. 3》 archaic a bill or account, or its settlement. 4》 an instance of working out consequences or retribution for one s actions: a terrible reckoning. Phrases into (or out of) the… …   English new terms dictionary

  • Reckoning of Hell — In the cosmology of the Dungeons Dragons fantasy roleplaying game, the Reckoning of Hell (often referred to as the Reckoning) was a civil war that shaped the political landscape of the Nine Hells into its current form. The Reckoning received its… …   Wikipedia

  • reckoning — reck|on|ing [ˈrekənıŋ] n 1.) [U] calculation that is based on a careful guess rather than on exact knowledge by sb s reckoning ▪ By my reckoning, we have 12,000 clients. 2.) [C usually singular, U] a time when you are judged or punished for your… …   Dictionary of contemporary English


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