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Another word for amount

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Noun
  1. A number or quantity obtained as a result of addition

      1. A recital of events or happenings; a report or revelation:
      2. A malicious story, piece of gossip, or petty complaint.
      3. A deliberate lie; a falsehood.
      1. The quality or state of being total:
      2. An aggregate amount; a sum.
      3. The phase of an eclipse when it is total.
      1. An amount obtained by addition; a sum.
      2. The whole amount of something; the entirety:
      3. Of, relating to, or constituting the whole amount; entire:
      1. the total arrived at by adding up a sum or sums
      2. everything involved or included
      1. The act or process of adding; addition.
      2. A sum or aggregate.
      3. A concluding argument after the presentation of a legal case, especially an argument made to a judge or jury by an attorney for a party as to why that party should prevail.
      1. An amount obtained as a result of adding numbers.
      2. An arithmetic problem:
      3. The whole amount, quantity, or number; an aggregate:
      1. Constituting or amounting to a whole; total:
      2. Crowded or massed into a dense cluster.
      3. Composed of a mixture of minerals separable by mechanical means.
    See also:

    count

  2. The general sense or significance, as of an action or statement

      1. The general course or character of something:
      2. The word, phrase, or subject with which the vehicle of a metaphor is identified, as life in
      3. The general meaning; the purport or drift:
      1. That which has mass and occupies space; matter.
      2. A material of a particular kind or constitution.
      3. A drug, chemical, or other material (such as glue) that one is dependent on or uses habitually and that is often illegal or subject to government regulation:
      1. To have or present the often false appearance of being or intending; claim or profess:
      2. Meaning that is presented, intended, or implied; import.
      3. Intention; purpose:
      1. To bring or carry in from an outside source, especially to bring in (goods or materials) from a foreign country for trade or sale.
      2. To receive (data) into one program from another.
      3. To carry or hold the meaning of; signify:
      1. To be carried along by currents of air or water:
      2. To proceed or move unhurriedly or aimlessly:
      3. To live or behave without a clear purpose or goal:
      1. Something that is carried.
      2. Something that is emotionally difficult to bear.
      3. A source of great worry or stress; weight:
  3. A measurable whole

      1. The smallest amount of a physical quantity that can exist independently, especially a discrete quantity of electromagnetic radiation.
      2. This amount of energy regarded as a unit.
      3. A quantity or amount.
      1. A specified or indefinite number or amount:
      2. A considerable amount or number:
      3. An exact amount or number:
      1. A large collection of writings of a specific kind or on a specific subject.
      2. A collection of writings or recorded remarks used for linguistic analysis.
      3. The capital or principal amount, as of an estate or trust.
      1. Size, mass, or volume, especially when very large.
      2. A distinct mass or portion of matter, especially a large one:
      3. The body of a human, especially when large or muscular.
      1. An itemized summary of estimated or intended expenditures for a given period along with proposals for financing them:
      2. A systematic plan for the expenditure of a usually fixed resource, such as money or time, during a given period:
      3. The total sum of money allocated for a particular purpose or period of time:
      1. The entire material or physical structure of an organism, especially of a human or animal.
      2. The physical aspect of a person as opposed to the spirit; the flesh.
      3. A corpse or carcass.
    See also:

    big

Verb
  1. To come to in number or quantity

      1. An amount obtained by addition; a sum.
      2. The whole amount of something; the entirety:
      3. Of, relating to, or constituting the whole amount; entire:
      1. (intransitive but with prepositional object, literally) To enter by running.
      2. (intransitive but with prepositional object) To collide with.
      3. (with prepositional object) To cause to collide with.
      1. To stretch out or put forth (a body part); extend:
      2. To touch or grasp by stretching out or extending:
      3. To arrive at; attain:
      1. A member of the set of positive integers; one of a series of symbols of unique meaning in a fixed order that can be derived by counting.
      2. A member of any of the following sets of mathematical objects: integers, rational numbers, real numbers, and complex numbers. These sets can be derived from the positive integers through various algebraic and analytic constructions.
      3. Arithmetic.
      1. Constituting or amounting to a whole; total:
      2. Crowded or massed into a dense cluster.
      3. Composed of a mixture of minerals separable by mechanical means.
    See also:

    increase

  2. To be equivalent or tantamount

      1. Having the same quantity, measure, or value as another.
      2. Being the same or identical to in value.
      3. Having the same privileges, status, or rights:
      1. To be in agreement, harmony, or conformity.
      2. To be similar or equivalent in character, quantity, origin, structure, or function:
      3. To communicate by letter, usually over a period of time.
      1. To be the elements or parts of; compose:
      2. To amount to; equal:
      3. To set up or establish according to law or provision:

Another word for amount

Noun
  1. The total of several quantities

  2. Price

      1. The spending or disbursement of money:
      2. An amount spent; an expenditure:
      3. To spend or disburse (money).
      1. An amount paid or required in payment for a purchase; a price.
      2. The expenditure of something, such as time or labor, necessary for the attainment of a goal:
      3. Charges incurred in bringing litigation, including court fees and charges that may be payable by the losing party, but usually not including attorneys' fees.
      1. Something spent to attain a goal or accomplish a purpose:
      2. A loss for the sake of something gained; a sacrifice:
      3. An expenditure of money; a cost:
    See also:

    price

  3. Quantity

      1. A member of the set of positive integers; one of a series of symbols of unique meaning in a fixed order that can be derived by counting.
      2. A member of any of the following sets of mathematical objects: integers, rational numbers, real numbers, and complex numbers. These sets can be derived from the positive integers through various algebraic and analytic constructions.
      3. Arithmetic.
      1. A unified body of matter with no specific shape:
      2. A grouping of individual parts or elements that compose a unified body of unspecified size or quantity:
      3. A large but nonspecific amount or number:
      1. A reference standard or sample used for the quantitative comparison of properties:
      2. A unit specified by a scale, such as an inch, or by variable conditions, such as a day's march.
      3. A system of measurement, such as the metric system.
      1. A collection of written or printed sheets bound together; a book.
      2. One of the books of a work printed and bound in more than one book.
      3. A series of issues of a periodical, usually covering one calendar year.
    See also:

    quantity

  4. The combined effect

      1. The state or quality of being significant:
      2. A meaning that is expressed or implied:
      1. An amount, as of goods, services, or money, considered to be a fair and suitable equivalent for something else; a fair price or return.
      2. Monetary or material worth:
      3. Worth in usefulness or importance to the possessor; utility or merit:
      1. That which has mass and occupies space; matter.
      2. A material of a particular kind or constitution.
      3. A drug, chemical, or other material (such as glue) that one is dependent on or uses habitually and that is often illegal or subject to government regulation: