amount

Definition

A quantity of something, or the sum of multiple quantities expressed as a number that may or may not be expressed as a number. For example, a company may have a great amount of brand recognition.

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  • I had to figure out the amount of money I had to bring with me to Vegas in order to have a good time with my friends.

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  • You need to know the exact amount of a resource you will need to make your product and have to be sure to get enough.

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  • The amount of the transaction was under one hundred dollars so there was no flag issued on the account in question.

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