Sinónimos de amount
extent or quantityI still do a certain amount of work for them.
the sheer quantity of data can cause problems.
We've just sacked one lot of builders.
The colonies were claiming a larger measure of self-government.
books of various sizes
The brain requires a constant supply of oxygen.
Pluto and Triton have nearly the same mass and density.
the sheer volume of traffic on our motorways
an aircraft with a bomb-carrying capacity of 454 kg
The full extent of the losses was revealed yesterday.
the shadowy bulk of an ancient barn
I have had an enormous number of letters from concerned parents.
extent or quantityIf you always pay the full amount, this won't affect you.
The companies have a total of 1,776 employees.
Taken as a percentage of the whole, it has to be a fairly minor part.
The enormous mass of evidence also includes 1,000 witness statements.
sum, , ,
The sum of all the angles of a triangle is 180 degrees.
society viewed as an aggregate of individuals
His own diary forms the entirety of the novel.
We must take into consideration the totality of the evidence.
See amount to something
Although it is common to use a plural noun after amount of, for example in the amount of people and the amount of goods, this should be avoided. Preferred alternatives would be to use quantity, as in the quantity of people, or number, as in the number of goods.
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in the sense of aggregate
an amount or total formed from separate unitssociety viewed as an aggregate of individuals
in the sense of bulk
volume or size, esp. when greatthe shadowy bulk of an ancient barn
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