totalnoun [ C ]uk /ˈtəʊ.təl/ us /ˈtoʊ.t̬əl/
At that time of day, cars with only one occupant accounted for almost 80 percent of the total. 一天中的那个时候，只有一人乘坐的汽车几乎占车辆总数的80%。
- The school bazaar raised a total of £550.
- The trip cost a total of £250, insurance included.
- The average of the three numbers 7, 12 and 20 is 13, because the total of 7, 12 and 20 is 39, and 39 divided by 3 is 13.
- These figures are expressed as a percentage of the total.
- Unemployment is likely to reach the highest total that has ever been recorded.
total adjective (AMOUNT)
the total cost 全部费用
Total losses were $800. 总的损失为800美元。
- The total amount raised so far is approaching $1000.
- When you include all my overtime, my total pay is quite good.
- What is the total oil output from the British sector of the North Sea?
- We need to work out the total cost of the project.
- Although sexual and violent crimes have increased by 10%, they remain only a tiny fraction of the total number of crimes committed each year.
total adjective (VERY GREAT)
total secrecy 绝密
total silence 万籁俱寂
The collapse, when it came, was total. 这种崩溃一旦来临，便无可救药。
totalverb [ L only + noun, T ]uk /ˈtəʊ.təl/ us /ˈtoʊ.t̬əl/ -ll- or US usually -l-
total verb [ L only + noun, T ] (ADD UP)