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Another word for sum

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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. The total of two or more quantities; the aggregate.
      2. A number; a sum.
      3. A principal plus its interest, as in a loan.
      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. An organized array of individual elements and parts forming and working as a unit

      1. Containing all components; complete:
      2. Not divided or disjoined; in one unit:
      3. Constituting the full amount, extent, or duration:
      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 organism as a whole, especially with regard to its vital processes or functions:
      2. A group of physiologically or anatomically related organs or parts:
      3. A group of interacting mechanical or electrical components:
      1. Essential or necessary for completeness; constituent:
      2. Possessing everything essential; entire.
      3. Expressed or expressible as or in terms of integers.
      1. Something that exists as a particular and discrete unit:
      2. The fact of existence; being.
      3. The existence of something considered apart from its properties.
    See also:

    part

Verb
  1. To combine (figures) to form a sum.

    See also:

    increase

Idioms:

Another word for sum

Noun
  1. See also:

    whole

Synonym Study

  • Total stresses the wholeness or inclusiveness of a sum or amount the collection reached a total of $200
  • Aggregate refers to the whole group or mass of individual items gathered together the aggregate of our experiences
  • Amount applies to the result obtained by combining all the sums, quantities, measures, etc. that are involved we paid the full amount of the damages
  • Sum refers to the number or amount obtained by adding individual units the sum of 3 and 5 is 8