Hindi translation of 'amount'
Word forms: amounts, amounting, amounted
1. countable noun
An amount of something is how much of it you have, need, or get.राशि nfमात्रा nfपरिमाण mn
He needs that amount of money to survive. I still do a certain amount of work.an amount of something a certain/enormous/huge/large/significant/small amount of something increase/reduce the amount of something
SIMILAR WORDSnumber, quantity, volumeamount or number?You use amount with uncountable nouns to talk about how much there is of something.
There was only a small amount of water in the glass.You use number with plural, countable nouns to talk about how many there are of something.
She was surprised at the large number of students in the class.
2. intransitive verb
If something amounts to a particular total, all the parts of it add up to that total.कुल मात्रा होना, कुल संख्या तक पहुँचनाकुल योग होना
The total rain and snowfall amounted to 50mm.
If you say that there are any amount of things or people, you mean that there are a lot of them.अनेक
There are any amount of clubs you could join.
If you say that one thing amounts to something else, you mean the first thing is the same as the second.के समान या जैसा
The banks have what amounts to a monopoly.
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Example Sentences Including 'amount'
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The huge amount was down to data usage.Times, Sunday Times (2016)
The main appeal to investors is the huge amounts of cash the companies throw off.Times, Sunday Times (2011)
The huge increase in the amount of data available on the web is largely the result of the number of people who have internet access.Computing (2010)
But you might be surprised to hear of the amount of money that gets sent through the post.Times, Sunday Times (2008)
Our joint account works because we earn equal amounts.The Sun (2013)
The amount of people that have come out of the woodwork selling stories.The Sun (2011)
Players were bought for very large amounts of money.Times, Sunday Times (2013)
They faced a prodigious amount of work and the odds were against them.Times, Sunday Times (2011)
He got a huge amount of publicity and attention.Times, Sunday Times (2012)
Surely a very long lunch can provide equal amounts of joy.Times, Sunday Times (2012)
Your muscles need a certain amount of oxygen.Times, Sunday Times (2017)
They have the advantage of not adding to the amount of sodium in the diet.E For Additives (1987)
About the amount of work for just one day.Times, Sunday Times (2016)
All cut the same number of calories from food intake and also burned up an equal amount.The Sun (2017)
Campaigners say it amounts to self-regulation and will be open to abuse.Times, Sunday Times (2009)
In the 20th century these companies grew by raising huge sums in small amounts from widely dispersed shareholders.Times, Sunday Times (2007)
Researchers have for the first time identified a genetic mutation linked to the amount of sleep people need.Times, Sunday Times (2009)
The sum amounted to just under half of that year's budget.Times, Sunday Times (2007)
The total amount is understood to be about 850,000 when interest is included.Times, Sunday Times (2014)
There was not a huge amount to do apart from play outside or read.Times, Sunday Times (2006)
This could still amount to thousands of pounds.Times, Sunday Times (2016)
We have done fantastic amounts of work to make sure we have fantastic pricing.Times, Sunday Times (2012)
He has a track record of making very large amounts of money.Times, Sunday Times (2017)
That is partly due to the amount of money directed towards cancer research.Times, Sunday Times (2017)
They had a certain amount of freedom.Times, Sunday Times (2013)
They need a huge amount of support.Times, Sunday Times (2012)
Thus a relatively small amount of land can do service out of all proportion to its size.Times, Sunday Times (2013)
Yet there is an enormous amount still going on.Times, Sunday Times (2014)
We have a limited amount of seats available.Christianity Today (2000)
There are far too many uncertainties to put a figure on the amount of land available.Urbanization in Post-Apartheid South Africa (1990)
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'amount' in Other Languages
British English: amount /əˈmaʊnt/ NOUN
An amount of something is how much of it you have, need, or get.
I still do a certain amount of work.
- American English: amount
- Arabic: مَبْلَغ مبلغ
- Brazilian Portuguese: quantia
- Chinese: 数量
- Croatian: količina
- Czech: množství
- Danish: mængde
- Dutch: hoeveelheid
- European Spanish: cantidad suma
- Finnish: määrä
- French: somme addition
- German: Betrag
- Greek: ποσό
- Italian: quantità
- Japanese: 量
- Korean: 양
- Norwegian: mengde
- Polish: ilość
- European Portuguese: quantia
- Romanian: cantitate
- Russian: количество
- Latin American Spanish: cantidad
- Swedish: mängd
- Thai: จำนวน/ ปริมาณ
- Turkish: miktar
- Ukrainian: обсяг
- Vietnamese: số lượng
British English: amount VERB
If something amounts to a particular total, all the parts of it add up to that total.
Consumer spending on sports-related items amounted to billions.
Translation of amount from the Collins English to Hindi