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Engelsk navneord: amount

1. amount (om forhold) a quantity of money

Eksempler med tilsvarende betydningHe borrowed a large sum.
The amount he had in cash was insufficient.

Termer med samme betydning (synonymer)amount of money, sum, sum of money

Mindre specifikke termerassets

Mere specifikke termeradvance, cash advance, cash surrender value, contribution, coverage, deductible, defalcation, figure, gain, gross, insurance coverage, loss, payroll, paysheet, peanuts, purse, purse, receipts, red, red ink, revenue

2. amount (om egenskab) the relative magnitude of something with reference to a criterion

Eksempler med tilsvarende betydningAn adequate amount of food for four people.

Mindre specifikke termermagnitude

Mere specifikke termercritical mass, decrease, decrement, deficiency, figure, inadequacy, increase, increment, insufficiency, margin, negativeness, negativity, number, positiveness, positivity, quantity, smallness

3. amount how much there is or how many there are of something that you can quantify

Termer med samme betydning (synonymer)measure, quantity

Mindre specifikke termerabstract entity, abstraction

Mere specifikke termerchance, cordage, definite quantity, economic value, fundamental measure, fundamental quantity, indefinite quantity, interval, magnetisation, magnetization, metric, octane number, octane rating, period of play, play, playing period, point, point in time, probability, proof, quantum, radical, relative quantity, system of measurement, time interval, time unit, unit of time, value, volume, volume

Kendetegnernonstandard, standard

4. amount (om erkendelse) a quantity obtained by the addition of a group of numbers

Termer med samme betydning (synonymer)sum, total

Mindre specifikke termerquantity

Mere specifikke termergrand total, subtotal

Engelsk udsagnsord: amount

1. amount (om tilstand) be tantamount or equivalent to

Eksempler med tilsvarende betydningHer action amounted to a rebellion.

AnvendelsesmønsterSomething ----s something

Mere specifikke termermake

2. amount (om tilstand) add up in number or quantity

Eksempler med tilsvarende betydningThe bills amounted to $2,000.
The bill came to $2,000.

Termer med samme betydning (synonymer)add up, come, number, total

AnvendelsesmønsterSomething ----s something

Mindre specifikke termerbe

Mere specifikke termeraverage, average out, make, outnumber, work out

3. amount (om tilstand) develop into

Eksempler med tilsvarende betydningThis idea will never amount to anything.
Nothing came of his grandiose plans.

Termer med samme betydning (synonymer)add up, come

AnvendelsesmønsterSomething ----s something

Mindre specifikke termerbecome, turn

Mere specifikke termeraggregate

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