Definitions of aggregate

  1.   To bring or come together, as into a mass, sum, or body; collect; mass; amount to.
  2.   gathered or tending to gather into a mass or whole; " aggregate expenses include expenses of all divisions combined for the entire year"; " the aggregated amount of indebtedness"
  3.   Collected into a sum, mass, or total; collective.
  4.   The sum or assemblage of particulars; a whole formed by the union of homogeneous particles.
  5.   formed of separate units in a cluster; " raspberries are aggregate fruits"
  6.   Formed by a collection of many particulars.
  7.   To collect into a mass: to accumulate.
  8.   Composed of several florets within a common involucre, as in the daisy; or of several carpels formed from one flower, as in the raspberry.
  9.   To gather together, or into a mass.
  10.   Formed by a collection of particulars into a whole mass or sum; collective.
  11.   United into a common organized mass; - said of certain compound animals.
  12.   Formed of parts taken together.
  13.   Total; as, the aggregate of his debts; the entire number; mass.
  14.   Formed by a collection of particulars into a whole mass; composed of several florets united at the base by the receptacle. Of a corporation, consisting of two or more persons, and perpetuated by a succession of new members. Of glands, clustered together. Consisting of different rocks mechanically separable.
  15.   Having the several component parts adherent to each other only to such a degree as to be separable by mechanical means.
  16.   Formed in a cluster.
  17.   a sum total of many heterogenous things taken together
  18.   To bring together; to collect into a mass or sum. The aggregated soil.
  19.   The sum total.
  20.   gather in a mass, sum, or whole
  21.   A mass, assemblage, or sum of particulars; as, a house is an aggregate of stone, brick, timber, etc.
  22.   the whole amount
  23.   1. To unite or come together in a mass or cluster. 2. The total of independent units making up a mass or cluster.
  24.   Formed into clusters or groups of lobules; as, aggregate glands.
  25.   To collect into one sum, mass, or body; to accumulate.
  26.   A mass formed by the union of homogeneous particles; - in distinction from a compound, formed by the union of heterogeneous particles.
  27.   Formed into a mass or total; as, the aggregate amount.
  28.   A sum or total.
  29.   The sum total; the result of many particulars.
  30.   To collect particulars into a sum or mass.
  31.   gathered or tending to gather into a mass or whole; " the aggregate amount of indebtedness"
  32.   ( botany) formed of separate units in a cluster; " raspberries are aggregate fruits"
  33.   To amount in the aggregate to; as, ten loads, aggregating five hundred bushels.
  35.   To add or unite, as, a person, to an association.
  36.   The entire number, sum, or quantity; amount; total.
  37.   To collect or bring together; to amount to; as, his debts aggregated fifty dollars.
  38.   amount in the aggregate to
  39.   Formed of parts collected.
  40.   To collect in one mass.
  41.   Aggregation.

Quotes of aggregate

  1. The secession of the Southern States, individually or in the aggregate was the certain consequence of Mr. Lincoln's election. – Belle Boyd
  2. The rule which should guide us in such cases is simple and obvious enough: that the aggregate testimony of our neighbours is subject to the same conditions as the testimony of any one of them. – William Kingdon Clifford
  3. A rise in the level of saving can reduce aggregate activity temporarily but only a sustained high level of saving makes it possible to have the sustained high level of business investment that contributes to the long -run growth of output. – Martin Feldstein
  4. Even if the dollar does decline during the coming months, the delays in the response of exports and imports to the more competitive dollar will mean that the increase in aggregate demand from this source may not happen for a year or more. – Martin Feldstein
  5. It is therefore utterly false to say that Marx revokes the law of value as far as individual commodities are concerned, and maintains it in force solely for the aggregate of these commodities. – Rudolf Hiferding
  6. As the Church is the aggregate of believers, there is an intimate analogy between the experience of the individual believer, and of the Church as a whole. – Charles Hodge
  7. Are there challenges? Absolutely. But in aggregate this is a very strong and valuable company. – Robert Iger
  8. Everyone recognizes that's a joke because obviously the number and shape of the pieces doesn't affect the size of the pizza. And similarly, the stocks, bonds, warrants, etc., issued don't affect the aggregate value of the firm. – Merton Miller
  9. So everybody has some information. The function of the markets is to aggregate that information, evaluate it, and get it incorporated into prices. – Merton Miller
  10. From this time on, the universe is built up into an aggregate of permanent objects connected by causal relations that are independent of the subject and are placed in objective space and time. – Jean Piaget
  11. With the people, especially a people seized of property, resides the aggregate of original power. – Ezra Stiles
  12. Science means simply the aggregate of all the recipes that are always successful. All the rest is literature. – Paul Valery

Usage examples for aggregate

  1. “ Geologists have often gone wrong in applying to a new district certain principles determined elsewhere, without sufficient consideration of the complexity and relative importance of the sundry geologic factors which in the aggregate determine the local habit of oil occurrence. ” – The Economic Aspect of Geology by C. K. Leith
  2. Personality was not a unit, but an aggregate liable to disassociation, and the hysterical girl was capable of deceiving the very elect. ” – Victor Ollnee's Discipline by Hamlin Garland
  3. The prosperity of a colony is the aggregate of individual wealth. ” – The Bushman Life in a New Country by Edward Wilson Landor
  4. “ A general truth is but an aggregate of particular truths. ” – Logic, Inductive and Deductive by William Minto
  5. The aggregate tonnage of vessels entering and clearing is double that of Gibraltar. ” – The Story of Malta by Maturin M. Ballou
  6. Such a lapse of time gives the opportunity of seeing how much good work has in the aggregate been done. ” – Addresses & Papers / Collectanea by Peter Eade
  7. The aggregate cost was three millions of dollars. ” – Due North or Glimpses of Scandinavia and Russia by Maturin M. Ballou
  8. The writer of this with a family to support, did not possess in the year 1841 in the aggregate a sum of money equal to five dollars. ” – The History of Peru by Henry S. Beebe
  9. Every class is, in its eyes, only an aggregate of individuals, and to exalt one class above another is to appreciate some individuals at the expense of others, to place marks of comparative social worth upon the members of different groups which do not correspond to the relative values of their natural qualities. ” – A Short History of English Liberalism by Walter Lyon Blease
  10. They affected to honour us in the aggregate because they were afraid of us; and they insulted us individually, in conformity to their systematic hated. ” – Memoirs of the Private Life, Return, and Reign of Napoleon in 1815, Vol. I by Pierre Antoine Edouard Fleury de Chaboulon
  11. “ I regret to say that the aggregate would have bought up three small police organizations, body and soul. ” – The Complete PG Edition of The Works of Winston Churchill by Winston Churchill
  12. Judgment of an aggregate body. ” – Timar's Two Worlds by Mór Jókai
  13. What, indeed, is to be the future of this existence that is now to be sent forth into the great aggregate of entities? ” – Coningsby by Benjamin Disraeli
  14. On this mass was another 600 feet long, 500 broad, and 150 high, making an aggregate height of three hundred feet! ” – The Antediluvian World by Ignatius Donnelly
  15. In like manner the estimate of appropriations for the Navy Department will present an aggregate sum of upward of $ 3, 000, 000. About half of these, however, covers the current expenditures of the Navy in actual service, and half constitutes a fund of national property, the pledge of our future glory and defense. ” – Complete State of the Union Addresses from 1790 to the Present by Various
  16. The distances accomplished by their journeys are certainly of no great length, as, indeed, they hardly could be, seeing their scanty means and inadequate equipment; and yet in the aggregate they do as great an amount of useful work as a man who by a single journey leaves his name on the map of Australia. ” – Spinifex and Sand Five Years' Pioneering and Exploration in Western Australia by David W Carnegie
  17. The population of Massachusetts is somewhat smaller than that of Indiana; but her aggregate wealth is more than double that of Indiana. ” – The Critical Period of American History by John Fiske
  18. The Canadian uses more brains and his aggregate returns are bigger; but boned down to a basis of who can save the most and become rich fastest, your foreigner has the native- born Canadian beaten at the start. ” – The Canadian Commonwealth by Agnes C. Laut
  19. And yet that leisure, vast as it is, with half of every day and half of every year and the whole latter half of life sacred to personal uses- even the aggregate of these great spaces, growing greater with every labor- saving invention, which are reserved for the higher uses of life, would seem to us of little value for intellectual culture, but for a condition commanded by almost none in your day but secured to all by our institutions. ” – Equality by Edward Bellamy