What does the word tally mean?

Usage examples for tally

  1. Why not have it understood that the tally beyond- well, say fifty, is a gross impertinence? – From the Easy Chair, series 2 by George William Curtis
  2. We fought at pistol- shot range all day, and came out of the struggle with a tally of thirty- three men killed and wounded, and with only eighteen horses alive- all of them wounded but one. – Recollections of a Varied Life by George Cary Eggleston
  3. Her description, carelessly given, might tally nearly enough with my own, though she bore no shadow of resemblance to me, except in these two particulars. – Lady Audley's Secret by Mary Elizabeth Braddon