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Sum Up

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1. resume, sum up, summarise, summarize

give a summary (of)

Example Sentences:
'he summed up his results'
'I will now summarize'

2. sum, sum up, summarise, summarize

be a summary of

Example Sentences:
'The abstract summarizes the main ideas in the paper'

3. add, add together, add up, sum, sum up, summate, tally, tot, tot up, total, tote up

determine the sum of

Example Sentences:
'Add all the people in this town to those of the neighboring town'

WordNet Lexical Database for English. Princeton University. 2010.

Sum Up

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verb (adverb)
to summarize (feelings, the main points of an argument, etc)
the judge began to sum up
2. (transitive)
to form a quick opinion of
I summed him up in five minutes

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Sum Up

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to add up or collect into a whole or total
to review briefly; summarize
the act or result of summarizing

Webster’s New World College Dictionary, 4th Edition. Copyright © 2010 by Houghton Mifflin Harcourt. All rights reserved.

Sum Up

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1. Mathematics
a. An amount obtained as a result of adding numbers.
b. An arithmetic problem: a child good at sums.
2. The whole amount, quantity, or number; an aggregate: the sum of the team's combined experience.
3. An amount of money: paid an enormous sum.
4. A summary: my view of the world, in sum.
5. The central idea or point; the gist.
tr.v. summed, sum·ming, sums
1. Mathematics To add.
2. To give a summary of; summarize.

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