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Synonyms for sum



sum something or someone up


sum something up


  • summarize
  • express concisely
  • express pithily
  • express in a word

sum up


Synonyms for sum

a number or quantity obtained as a result of addition

an amount or quantity from which nothing is left out or held back

an organized array of individual elements and parts forming and working as a unit

a condensation of the essential or main points of something

to combine (figures) to form a sum

sum up: to give a recapitulation of the salient facts of

Synonyms for sum

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Such was the sum which the public poured into the treasury of the Gun Club.
Figures are, however, more eloquent than words, and here is the official statement of the sums which were paid in to the credit of the Gun Club at the close of the subscription.
Fogg had already spent more than five thousand pounds on the way, and the percentage of the sum recovered from the bank robber promised to the detectives, was rapidly diminishing.
Finally the ape-man wrote out his cheque for a larger sum than stood to his credit at the bank.
A rare experience awaits dim sum lovers at the Mabuhay Palace, the premier Chinese restaurant of the Manila Hotel.
"There's also a concern about what's known as anti-selection, that retirees in ill health are more likely to take the lump sums."
Aon-Hewitt discloses this finding in a new survey, "2014 Lump Sum Windows," that analyzes plan sponsors' experience related to 70 terminated vested lump-sum windows implemented during 2014, the windows covering approximately 290,000 plan participants.
As of 1 January 2015, total nominal value of existing issues of shares made up 12.7 trillion sum ($5.23 billion), which rose by 2.4 trillion sum, or by 23.9%.
SIRVA Incorporated, a provider of global mobility services delivering integrated relocation and moving solutions for multi-national corporations, governments and consumers, has launched an upgrade of its Lump Sum Xpress service.
In a paper, "The Illusion of Wealth and Its Reversal," researchers Daniel Goldstein, Hal Hershfield and Shlomo Benartzi attempt to answer the question, "Why do people more often choose the lump sum option instead of the annuity?" What they discovered may shed some light on, and help, annuity sales.
I have the opportunity to draw a "Full Pension" or a reduced pension with a tax-free lump sum.
A standard prostate biopsy template includes at least 10 biopsy cores and pathologists use updated criteria for tumour grade assignment.[sup.3]-[sup.5] In contradistinction to the prostatectomy Gleason sum, the biopsy Gleason sum is defined as the most common Gleason grade added to the highest Gleason grade observed.
Under what circumstances would a company offer a lump sum pension payment?
We will typically use u and w in place of [sigma] and [tau], and [absolute value of w] will denote the rank of w in [P.sup.*], which is equal to the sum of the ranks of the letters of w in [P.sub.0].
Recently, the simplification of the feed network has also been investigated by sharing some excitations for the sum and difference channels, e.g., see [11, 12].