sum

phonetic symbol: / sʌ́m / 

sum - English Dictionary

[ noun ]
■ the whole amount
aggregate , total , totality

[ noun ]
■ a quantity obtained by the addition of a group of numbers
amount , total

[ noun ]
■ the choicest or most essential or most vital part of some idea or experience
center , centre , core , essence , gist , heart , heart and soul , inwardness , kernel , marrow , meat , nitty-gritty , nub , pith , substance

[ noun ]
■ the final aggregate
e.g.)
・the sum of all our troubles did not equal the misery they suffered
sum total , summation

[ noun ]
■ a set containing all and only the members of two or more given sets
join , union

[ noun ]
■ a quantity of money
e.g.)
・he borrowed a large sum
amount , amount of money , sum of money

[ verb ]
■ determine the sum of
add , add together , add up , sum up , summate , tally , tot , tot up , total , tote up

[ verb ]
■ be a summary of
e.g.)
・The abstract summarizes the main ideas in the paper
sum up , summarise , summarize

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