Definition of maths in English:

maths

Syllabification: maths
Pronunciation: /maTHs
 
/

noun

[treated as singular] British informal
Mathematics: [as modifier]: her mother was a maths teacher
More example sentences
  • He succeeded at bridge and his maths and mental arithmetic scores jumped by two years.
  • He corrects some maths and mathematical terms and gets a less dramatic result.
  • Of course, no class on maths and the visual arts would be complete without fractals.

Origin

early 20th century: abbreviation.

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