the sum total

Definition of the sum total

  1. :  the whole amount :  the entire total of something —usually + of The sum total of the payments will be $28,000. That's the sum total of what I know about cars.

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

  1. :  comprising or constituting a whole :  entire

    :  absolute, utter

    :  involving a complete and unified effort especially to achieve a desired effect

  1. :  a product of addition :  sum

    :  an entire quantity :  amount

  1. :  totally

  1. :  to add up :  compute

    :  to amount to :  number

    :  to make a total wreck of :  demolish

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