1. (n.) The aggregate of two or more numbers, magnitudes, quantities, or particulars; the amount or whole of any number of individuals or particulars added together; as, the sum of 5 and 7 is 12.

2. (n.) A quantity of money or currency; any amount, indefinitely; as, a sum of money; a small sum, or a large sum.

3. (n.) The principal points or thoughts when viewed together; the amount; the substance; compendium; as, this is the sum of all the evidence in the case; this is the sum and substance of his objections.

4. (n.) Height; completion; utmost degree.

5. (n.) A problem to be solved, or an example to be wrought out.

6. (v. t.) To bring together into one whole; to collect into one amount; to cast up, as a column of figures; to ascertain the totality of; -- usually with up.

7. (v. t.) To bring or collect into a small compass; to comprise in a few words; to condense; -- usually with up.

8. (v. t.) To have (the feathers) full grown; to furnish with complete, or full-grown, plumage.

account add add up addend affective meaning aggregate all amount amount of money amplitude batch be-all and end-all bearing body box score budget bulk bunch cast cast up chunk cipher up clutch coloring compute condense connotation consequence core count count up deal denotation detail difference digest dose drift effect entirety entity epitome essence extension extent figure figure up foot foot up force gist gob grammatical meaning grand total gross gross amount group heap hunk idea impact implication import integral integrate intension inventory itemize large amount lexical meaning literal meaning lot lump sum magnitude main point mass matter meaning measure measurement meat mess number numbers nutshell overtone pack parcel part pertinence pith plus plus sign point portion practical consequence product purport quantity quantum range of meaning ration real meaning recap recapitulate recapitulation recite reckon up reckoning recount reference referent rehearse relate relation relevance resume round sum run-through rundown scope score score up semantic cluster semantic field sense significance signification significatum signifie small amount span of meaning spirit strength structural meaning structure substance subtotal sum and substance sum total sum up summarize summary summate summation summing-up symbolic meaning synopsize system tale tally tally up tenor the amount the bottom line the story the whole story tot tot up total total up totality totality of associations tote tote up transferred meaning unadorned meaning undertone value whole whole amount x number


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