sum


sum

noun

Definition of SUM

1
a complete amount of something <the sum of human knowledge on that subject>
Near Antonyms net
2
a short statement of the main points <the district attorney delivered a sum of the evidence against the accused that was simply staggering>
3
the highest part or point <he declared that he had reached the sum of joy when his newborn daughter was laid in his arms>
Near Antonyms abyss, base, foot; minimum
4
the central part or aspect of something under consideration <the sum of the issue is: who will pay for this?>

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