Translation of amount in Spanish:
- 1.1 (quantity) any amount of somethingno amount of somethingno amount of arguing will change their opinionsgrandes cantidades de algoI spent a huge amount of time on the projectpor más que discutamos no van a cambiar de opiniónto increase/reduce the amount of current/heatinvertí muchísimo tiempo en el proyectosubir/bajar la corriente/temperaturaExample sentences1.2 (sum of money) add the two amounts together
the full o total amount was over $10,000sume las dos cantidadesel (importe) total ascendía a más de $10.000Example sentences
- Well, if the universe is flat, this tells us something about the total amount of mass and energy in it.
- The first period totalled up a paltry amount of three genuine opportunities.
- If it is prolonged and performance is affected, this will affect the total amount of coverage we get.
- The government had set aside significant amounts of money to rebuild the city, but inflation meant that this was still not enough.
- Drivers contribute huge amounts of money to the government through road tax, tax on car sales, and we all know about fuel duty.
- In recent elections soft money has become a way for wealthy individuals to contribute large amounts of money to the political parties.
- 1.1 (add up to)
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