the sum of

Definition of the sum of

  1. 1 :  an amount of (money) I paid the sum of $500.

  2. 2 the result of (adding two or more numbers together) The sum of 5 and 7 is 12

  3. 3 :  all there is of :  the whole amount of Working odd summer jobs has been the sum of my experience so far.

Word by Word Definitions

  1. :  an indefinite or specified amount of money

    :  the whole amount :  aggregate

    :  the utmost degree :  summit

  1. :  to calculate the sum of :  total

    :  summarize

    :  to reach a sum :  amount

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capable of being understood in two ways

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