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British English: /sʌm/
American English: /səm/

Translation of sum in German:


  • 1 (total amount) (literal or figurative)
    Summe Fem. (of aus)
    sum [total]
    Ergebnis Neutr.
    that was the sum total of our achievements or of what we achieved
    das war alles, was wir erreicht haben
    in sum
  • 2 (amount of money)
    Summe Fem.
    a cheque for this sum
    ein Scheck über diesen Betrag
    lump sum
  • 3 (Mathematics) do sums she is good at sums
    sie kann gut rechnen
    sie ist gut im Rechnen

transitive verb -mm-

Phrasal verbs

sum up

1 2 (British English) (assess) this summed him up perfectly
damit war er treffend charakterisiert
ein Fazit ziehen
in summing up, I should like to …
zusammenfassend möchte ich …
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