amount to
phr verb
Amount to is used with these nouns as the subject: ↑arrears, ↑bill, ↑expenditure, ↑sale
Amount to is used with these nouns as the object: ↑acknowledgement, ↑discrimination, ↑per cent, ↑snub

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  • amount to — (something) to be the same as something else. A decrease in student aid amounts to an increase in tuition fees. She thought he was wrong to take what amounts to a stand against greater freedom. Related vocabulary: add up to something …   New idioms dictionary

  • amount to — index aggregate, comprise, consist, reach Burton s Legal Thesaurus. William C. Burton. 2006 …   Law dictionary

  • amount to — phrasal verb [transitive] Word forms amount to : present tense I/you/we/they amount to he/she/it amounts to present participle amounting to past tense amounted to past participle amounted to 1) a) amount to something to be the same as or equal to …   English dictionary

  • amount to — [verb] add up to, become, come to, develop into, equal, mean, total * * * amount to [phrasal verb] amount to (something) 1 : to produce (a total) when added together The bill amounted to 10 dollars. They have debts amounting to thousands of… …   Useful english dictionary

  • amount to — {v.} Signify; add up to. * /John s total income didn t amount to more than a few hundred dollars./ …   Dictionary of American idioms

  • amount to — {v.} Signify; add up to. * /John s total income didn t amount to more than a few hundred dollars./ …   Dictionary of American idioms

  • amount\ to — v Signify; add up to. John s total income didn t amount to more than a few hundred dollars …   Словарь американских идиом

  • amount to — /ə maυnt tυ/ verb to make a total of ● Their debts amount to over £1m …   Dictionary of banking and finance

  • amount to — достигать, доходить до Нis total sales didn t amount to more than a few hundred dollars …   Idioms and examples

  • amount to — 1》 come to be (a total) when added together. → amount …   English new terms dictionary

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