quantity

(redirected from an unknown quantity)
Also found in: Dictionary, Medical, Legal, Idioms, Encyclopedia.
Graphic Thesaurus  🔍
Display ON
Animation ON
Legend
Synonym
Antonym
Related
  • all
  • noun
  • phrase

Synonyms for quantity

Synonyms for quantity

an indefinite amount or extent

Synonyms

a measurable whole

Synonyms for quantity

References in periodicals archive ?
JUAN CARLOS FERRERO gave his backers little cause for concern in his French Open curtain-raiser when hammering Pablo Cuevas in straight sets, but his next rival Pere Riba is more of an unknown quantity, writes Adrian Humphries.
At the moment Valeri is still an unknown quantity for everybody," said Hughes.
These may be small steps but the new interest in Chinese culture shows just how far things have come since the old days, when the then Soviet border was sealed and people in Kyrgyzstan regarded China as a threat and an unknown quantity, IWPR said.
3 : an unknown quantity <What is the value of x in the equation x + 2 = 6?
WOLVISTON face an unknown quantity as they start what they hope will be a Wearside League title charge at home to Sunderland new boys Ashbrooke Belford House.
Like Dawkins, Chomsky calls himself an unknown quantity, but scientism is not an unknown folly.
The Kings open the season Friday in Anaheim very much an unknown quantity.
which would have placed two 100-yard boxes onsite, with an unknown quantity of C&D debris to be recycled and the remaining debris to be landfilled.
South Carolina Democrats overwhelmingly supported Tommy Moore as their nominee for governor, But independent polling released after the primaries showed Moore losing by 12 points to Sanford and an unknown quantity to 40 percent of those surveyed.
My old foes are a bit of an unknown quantity at the moment with a new boss and new players, so it will be intriguing to see how they all fit together.
Murray was an unknown quantity at senior level 12 months ago, but he had won the US Open boys' title in 2004.
Just moved from the Federal Reserve Board to chair the Council of Economic Advisers (CEA), he is an unknown quantity to his new colleagues.
Raith are a bit of an unknown quantity, with their new boss and the fact they've brought in players unknown in this country but we're very wary of them.
For them, applying the equality transitivity property between different (but equivalent) algebraic expressions, or replacing an unknown quantity with its representation in terms of another one is not derived from an extension of the transitivity between numerical equalities or from the numerical substitution.
We don't know how effective precautions or employer measures to protect employees are going to be so it is really an unknown quantity right now.