Synonyms of sum in English:

sum


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noun

1‘a large sum of money’

SYNONYMS
amount, quantity, volume

2‘he handed over a smaller sum to creditors’

SYNONYMS
amount of money, price, charge, fee, cost, tariff

3‘the sum of two prime numbers’

SYNONYMS
total, sum total, grand total, tally, aggregate, summation, gross
answer
ANTONYMS

difference

4‘a belief in making your own way through life seems to be the sum of his wisdom’

SYNONYMS
entirety, totality, total, whole, aggregate, summation, beginning and end, alpha and omega, be-all and end-all
informal whole shebang, whole caboodle, whole shooting match, lock, stock, and barrel

5‘we did sums at school today’

SYNONYMS
arithmetical problem, problem, calculation, reckoning, tally, question
arithmetic, mathematics, figures, numbers, computation
British informal maths
North American informal math

Phrases

    in sum

    ‘decentralization, in sum, has profound implications for power relations’


    SYNONYMS
    in short, briefly, in brief, to put it briefly, to cut a long story short, in a word, to sum up, in a nutshell, to come to the point, in essence, in outline