Definitions of Amounting

  1. of Amount

Usage examples for Amounting

  1. Thus the four hundred schools will demand an expenditure in salaries amounting to 8, 250 roubles. – Fables for Children, Stories for Children, Natural Science Stories, Popular Education, Decembrists, Moral Tales by Leo Tolstoy
  2. The cheque books for the current year and the year before it betrayed various small loans to Mrs. Levitt, amounting in all to a hundred and fifty pounds odd. – Mr. Waddington of Wyck by May Sinclair
  3. The Jearus found here twelve vessels burnt to the water's edge, and it was satisfactorily ascertained that their crews, amounting to one hundred and fifty persons had been murdered. – The Pirates Own Book by Charles Ellms
  4. It so happened that that month was a very heavy one, the account they had made up together amounting to ten francs, seven sous. – L'Assommoir by Emile Zola
  5. Rather I thought I saw fear, almost amounting to terror in them. – The Coming of the King by James Hocking