An example of math is arithmetic, the study of addition, subtraction, multiplication and division.
They needed to take two more maths.
- To consider or analyze a set of facts in order to reach a conclusion.
Idioms and Phrasal Verbs
Origin of math
- From Middle English math, from Old English mÇ£Ã¾ (“a mowing, that which is mown, cutting of grass"), from Proto-Germanic *mÄ“Ã¾Ä… (“a mowing"), from Proto-Indo-European *mÄ“- (“to mow"), equivalent to mow +"Ž -th. Cognate with German Mahd (“a mowing, reaping"). Related also to Old English mÇ£d (“mead, meadow, pasture"). See meadow.
- Contraction of mathematics.
- Contraction of matha.