
Noun: sum súm A quantity of money
"he borrowed a large sum";  sum of money, amount, amount of money  A quantity obtained by the addition of a group of numbers
 amount, total  The final aggregate
"the sum of all our troubles did not equal the misery they suffered";  summation, sum total  The choicest or most essential or most vital part of some idea or experience
"the sum of the prosecutor's argument";  kernel, substance, core, center [US], centre [Brit, Cdn], essence, gist, heart, heart and soul, inwardness, marrow, meat, nub, pith, nittygritty  The whole amount
 total, totality, aggregate  A set containing all and only the members of two or more given sets
"let C be the sum of the sets A and B";  union, join Verb: sum (summed,summing) súm Be a summary of
"The abstract sums up the main ideas in the paper";  summarize, summarise [Brit], sum up  Determine the sum of
 total, tot, tot up, sum up, summate, tote up, add, add together, tally, add up
Sounds like: soles, souls Derived forms: summed, summing, sums Type of: accumulation, aggregation, assemblage, assets, cognitive content, collection, content, count, enumerate, mental object, number, numerate, quantity, say, set, state, tell, unit, whole Encyclopedia: Sum 