Definition of 'volume'
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He had managed to publish one volume about the site. Times, Sunday Times (2016)When it published its first volume it seemed unlikely that a second would be called for. Times, Sunday Times (2016)Sweet because both volumes speak well of the old fella. Times, Sunday Times (2016)And the stereo has a maximum volume of about two decibels. Times, Sunday Times (2016)Both are the first volumes of two. Times, Sunday Times (2016)But it shows he is willing to come here for footballing reasons and that speaks volumes. The Sun (2016)The way they paid tribute to each other during the trophy presentation spoke volumes about their class and courtesy. Times, Sunday Times (2017)Perhaps not, at least in terms of sheer volume. Smithsonian Mag (2017)Certainly, the sheer volume of people arriving to be processed is staggering. Times, Sunday Times (2016)The five, who had southern accents, were also said to have played sick pranks and music at high volume. The Sun (2016)Very few guessed just how complex until he published the first volume of his autobiography. Times, Sunday Times (2006)The gratitude of his family spoke volumes about the suffering my trade can inflict on the innocent. Times, Sunday Times (2013)We can charge lower prices in our shops simply because we sell in higher volumes. Times, Sunday Times (2008)The bookshelves were lined with bound volumes of his press cuttings. Times, Sunday Times (2016)The second volume of letters may help to clarify what really happened. The Times Literary Supplement (2010)The sheer volume is so overwhelming that the police cannot get on top of it. The Sun (2014)This may be one of two volumes. Times, Sunday Times (2007) Large volumes of injected liquid can mask other agents in the body. The Sun (2015)But his production has high volume without intensity. Times, Sunday Times (2008)Only a tiny number have books in any volume. Times, Sunday Times (2009)What you wear near here speaks volumes about you. Times, Sunday Times (2007)The fact that the hamster steals the film speaks volumes about the lack of fresh ingredients. Times, Sunday Times (2009)They are poised to raise margins with no help from rising house prices or higher volumes. Times, Sunday Times (2011)The sheer volume enables profits to be earned despite many patients being poor. Times, Sunday Times (2010)In his final paragraph he informs us that this memoir is only volume one. Times, Sunday Times (2013)And he found time to write two volumes of autobiography in which he could give full vent to his views on theatre. Times, Sunday Times (2006)Volume in the first year or so was little more than 10 per cent of forecast. Times, Sunday Times (2013)Air traffic volumes have expanded rapidly over the past 20 years but airport infrastructure has struggled to keep up. Times, Sunday Times (2009)All the manuscript and print variants, and his comments about editorial choices, are contained in the second volume. The Times Literary Supplement (2014)
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Translations for 'volume'
British English: volume /ˈvɒljuːm/ NOUN
quantity The volume of something is the amount of it that there is.
The volume of sales has increased slightly.
- American English: volume
- Arabic: حَجْم
- Brazilian Portuguese: volume
- Chinese: 卷册
- Croatian: količina
- Czech: objem
- Danish: mængde
- Dutch: volume
- European Spanish: volumen
- Finnish: tilavuus
- French: volume
- German: Volumen
- Greek: όγκος
- Italian: volume
- Japanese: 容積
- Korean: 용적
- Norwegian: volum
- Polish: objętość
- European Portuguese: volume
- Romanian: volum
- Russian: объем
- Latin American Spanish: volumen
- Swedish: volym
- Thai: ความจุ ปริมาตร
- Turkish: hacim
- Ukrainian: обсяг
- Vietnamese: thể tích
British English: volume NOUN
book A volume is one book in a series of books.
...the first volume of his autobiography.
Definition of volume from the Collins English Dictionary
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