Synonyms for sum up
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English Synonyms and Antonyms
To add is to increase by adjoining or uniting: in distinction from multiply, which is to increase by repeating. To augment a thing is to increase it by any means, but this word is seldom used directly of material objects; we do not augment a house, a farm, a nation, etc. We may enlarge a house, a farm, or an empire, extend influence or dominion, augment riches, power or influence, attach or annex a building to one that it adjoins or papers to the document they refer to, annex a clause or a codicil, affix a seal or a signature, annex a territory, attach a condition to a promise. A speaker may amplify a discourse by a fuller treatment throughout than was originally planned, or he may append or subjoin certain remarks without change of what has gone before. We cast up or sum up an account, though add up and make up are now more usual expressions.
Other items are to be added to the account.
a brief statement that presents the main points in a concise form
"he gave a summary of the conclusions"
sum up, summarize, summarise, resumeverb
give a summary (of)
"he summed up his results"; "I will now summarize"
summarize, summarise, sum, sum upverb
be a summary of
"The abstract summarizes the main ideas in the paper"
total, tot, tot up, sum, sum up, summate, tote up, add, add together, tally, add upverb
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, add up, make sense, summarize, agree, tot up, chalk up, summarise, bestow, number, score, gibe, append, tally, correspond, come, add together, jibe, contribute, total, summate, lend, amount, check
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In three words I can sum up everything I've learned about life. It goes on.
In three words I can sum up everything I've learned about life: it goes on.
The president of the United States gave a speech that smeared half the country. He identified half the country as enemies of the state, his principles, the things that we have been living through these last now year and a half plus, I sum up in three ideas: woke, weak and waffling.
It's hard to sum up, it's something that's made my life worse, made my life terrible. I wish I had never started it.
You can sum up Don Keough's life in three words: Everybody loved him.
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