Usage examples for Amounted

  1. Here happened a pretty question of Sir W. Coventry, whether this account of ours will not put my Lord Treasurer to a difficulty to tell what is become of all the money the Parliament have 'give' in this time for the war, which hath amounted to about L4, 000, 000, which nobody there could answer; but I perceive they did doubt what his answer could be. – Diary of Samuel Pepys, Complete Transcribed From The Shorthand Manuscript In The Pepysian Library Magdalene College Cambridge By The Rev. Mynors Bright by Samuel Pepys Commentator: Lord Braybrooke
  2. What they amounted to I cannot learn. – The Sea: Its Stirring Story of Adventure, Peril, & Heroism. Volume 1 by Frederick Whymper
  3. The French loss was thirty thousand, and no one knows what the German loss amounted to. – A Journey Through France in War Time by Joseph G. Butler, Jr.
  4. Otherwise he must have been struck by Androvsky's marked discomfort, which indeed almost amounted to agitation. – The Garden Of Allah by Robert Hichens
  5. Sir John told me a very great deal more, but, after all, I think it amounted to little more than this. – The Coming of the Ice by G. Peyton Wertenbaker