n. 总数; 金额; 算术
A sum of money is an amount of money.
Large sums of money were lost...
Even the relatively modest sum of £50,000 now seems beyond his reach.
现在即使是相对来说并不算多的 5 万英镑对他来说也是遥不可及的。
A sum is a simple calculation in arithmetic.
I can't do my sums.
In mathematics, the sum of two numbers is the number that is obtained when they are added together.
The sum of all the angles of a triangle is 180 degrees.
三角形内角总和为 180 度。
The sum of something is all of it.
'Public opinion' is only the sum of the views of thousands of people like yourself...
The sum of evidence points to the crime resting on them...
You use in sum to introduce a statement that briefly describes a situation.
In sum, the two countries are now true economic partners...
It is a situation, in sum, devoid of logic.
If you say that something is more than the sum of its parts or greater than the sum of its parts, you mean that it is better than you would expect from the individual parts, because the way they combine adds a different quality.
As individual members' solo careers have proved, each band was greater than the sum of its parts.
1. a quantity of money;
2. a quantity obtained by addition
3. the final aggregate;
4. the choicest or most essential or most vital part of some idea or experience;
5. the whole amount
6. the basic unit of money in Uzbekistan
7. a set containing all and only the members of two or more given sets;
1. be a summary of;
2. determine the sum of;
quantity, amount, number, sum
total, sum, whole
For his first book he received the princely sum of $ 400.
You have only 100 words in which to sum up his speech.
The sum of 5 and 4 is 9.
We can sum up the main point of the lesson in three sentences.
Interest on this sum of money is charged at 1.5 per cent monthly.