Translation of amount in Spanish:
- 1.1 (quantity) any amount of somethinggrandes cantidades de algono amount of somethingno amount of arguing will change their opinionspor más que discutamos no van a cambiar de opiniónI spent a huge amount of time on the projectinvertí muchísimo tiempo en el proyectoto increase/reduce the amount of current/heatsubir/bajar la corriente/temperaturaExample sentences1.2 (sum of money) add the two amounts together
sume las dos cantidadesthe full o total amount was over $10,000el (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)
(bill/debt/assets)our debts amount to over $1 million
nuestras deudas ascienden a más de 1 millón de dólaresmy savings amount to very little
mis ahorros son muy modestosnot to amount to anything/muchshe'll never amount to anything
nunca llegará a nadawhat he said didn't amount to much
no dijo gran cosa1.2 (be equivalent to) it amounts to stealing
viene a ser lo mismo que robarit all amounts to the same thing
equivale a robar
equivale a robar
viene a ser lo mismoher silence amounted to an admission of guilt
su silencio era prácticamente una admisión de culpabilidadwhat it amounts to is that we have to …
lo que significa or quiere decir es que tendremos que …he doesn't love her, that's what it amounts to
no la quiere, eso es lo que pasa
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