Definition of Amount


  • a quantity obtained by the addition of a group of numbers
  • how much there is or how many there are of something that you can quantify
  • the relative magnitude of something with reference to a criterion
    "an adequate amount of food for four people"
  • a quantity of money
    "he borrowed a large sum"
    "the amount he had in cash was insufficient"
    - sum of money - amount of money


  • develop into
    "This idea will never amount to anything"
    "nothing came of his grandiose plans"
    - add up
  • add up in number or quantity
    "The bills amounted to $2,000"
    "The bill came to $2,000"
    - add up
  • be tantamount or equivalent to
    "Her action amounted to a rebellion"
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Unscramble amount

76 unscramble word found using the letters amount.

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