Bedeutung von "amount to sth" - als Fremdsprache

amount to sth

phrasal verb with amount uk us /əˈmaʊnt/ verb

to be the same as something, or to have the same effect as something:

He gave what amounted to an apology on behalf of the company.

to have a particular total:

goods amounting to $800

(Definition von "amount to sth" von Cambridge Learner's Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)