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  1. come, add up, amount(verb)

    develop into

    "This idea will never amount to anything"; "nothing came of his grandiose plans"

    fare, derive, tally, summate, issue forth, tot, tot up, amount, sum, total, make out, occur, arrive, number, come up, hail, follow, add together, add, get, descend, come, fall, get along, make sense, tote up, do, come in, sum up

  2. total, tot, tot up, sum, sum up, summate, tote up, add, add together, tally, add up(verb)

    determine the sum of

    "Add all the people in this town to those of the neighboring town"

    supply, tot, resume, tote up, bring, impart, hit, rack up, add, match, fit, sum, make sense, summarize, agree, tot up, sum up, chalk up, summarise, bestow, number, score, gibe, append, tally, correspond, come, add together, jibe, contribute, total, summate, lend, amount, check

  3. total, number, add up, come, amount(verb)

    add up in number or quantity

    "The bills amounted to $2,000"; "The bill came to $2,000"

    tot, descend, tote up, hail, get, add, get along, fare, numerate, sum, come in, come up, tot up, list, fall, sum up, do, follow, occur, enumerate, count, issue forth, make out, number, amount, tally, derive, make sense, come, add together, total, summate, arrive, keep down

  4. make sense, add up(verb)

    be reasonable or logical or comprehensible

    tot up, add, amount, sum up, sum, make sense, tally, total, add together, summate, number, tote up, tot, come

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  1. Peter Barca:

    You just add up the time he's been away over the course of the past couple of months, on trade deals, not even to mention his political visits. I bet you he's been in 15-20 states in the last month alone, he's just obviously is not putting much attention here.

  2. Executive Vice President Mitsuru Kawai:

    (Each drop of paint) on its own would represent only a fraction of a yen in savings, but if we add up these efforts we can build a savings effect.

  3. Jen Barrett:

    If you are playing Po-Go instead of going to see a movie or paying for some other type of entertainment, it may be an even swap, but keep track of what you're spending in real money on PokeCoins. It can add up quickly.

  4. Team Alliance chairman Rob Kauffman:

    Team have knocked out millions by consolidating how we travel, there's been a lot of savings on a lot of small things that add up. The way we've worked with NASCAR on rules changes and testing, that's been millions of savings as well.

  5. Svenja Gudell:

    All these costs can add up along the way, and it’s not something people usually think of.

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