# the sum of

## idiom

1

**:**an amount of (money)

I paid

*the sum of*$500.2

**:**the result of (adding two or more numbers together)

*The sum of*5 and 7 is 12

3

**:**all there is of

**:**the whole amount of

Working odd summer jobs has been

*the sum of*my experience so far.Love words? Need even more definitions?

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Merriam-Webster unabridged
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