Definition Amount

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Definition

to amount to ($67): to add up to, to total ($67)
verb
The total cost for the hotel room amounts to 5,000 Euros. This includes telephone calls and the mini-bar.

to amount to something in life: to achieve something in life, to become a success
idiom

an amount: a quantity, a sum, a total
noun
The amount of money spent on the trip was so large that we can't afford to eat this week.

Pronunciation examples
UK: I have a large amount of money in the bank.
US: The bill amounted to $15.

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