amount to anything

Definition of amount to anything

  1. :  to turn out to be (something or someone important, impressive, etc.) I don't think he'll ever amount to anything.

Word by Word Definitions

  1. :  to be the same in meaning or effect as

    :  to reach in kind or quality :  to turn out to be

    :  to reach a total :  add up

  1. :  the total number or quantity :  aggregate

    :  the quantity at hand or under consideration

    :  the whole effect, significance, or import

  1. :  any thing whatever :  any such thing

  1. :  at all

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