Definition for amount

noun as in quantity

noun as in total

noun as in whole effect

Strongest matches

burden, import, result, value

Weak match

full value

verb as in equal, add up to

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Example Sentences

So I started to think about anything in my life that would be worth people giving it any amount of time.

The number of diplomats was pitiful (45 appointees in 1860), as was the amount of money allocated to them.

The amount of vanished bitcoins was 650,000 BTC (or 24.7 billion yen).

They are afflicted with “progressive spiritual emptiness,” he said, which no amount of academic honors and degrees can fill.

We may never know the full amount that the Kochs or other outside spenders donate to advance anti-union legislation.

Other factors being equal, the amount of urea indicates the activity of metabolism.

After about the forty-fifth year it becomes gradually less; after seventy-five years it is about one-half the amount given.

In disease, the amount of solids depends mainly upon the activity of metabolism and the ability of the kidneys to excrete.

The amount of the other purin bodies together is about one-tenth that of uric acid.

For instance, the Limestone Polypody is not happy unless there is a certain amount of lime present in the soil.


On this page you'll find 175 synonyms, antonyms, and words related to amount, such as: bulk, chunk, extent, load, lot, and measure.

From Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.