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Chinese (Traditional) translation of “amount”

amount

noun [C]
 
 
/əˈmaʊnt/
a collection or mass especially of something which cannot be counted
(尤指不可數事物的)數量;數額;量;總數
They didn't deliver the right amount of sand.
他們運來的沙子數量不對。
Small amounts of land were used for keeping animals.
少量的土地用於飼養動物。
He paid regular amounts of money to a charity.
他定期向一家慈善機構捐錢。
I didn't expect the bill to come to this amount (= of money).
我沒有料到帳單上的金額會這麼大。
The new tax caused a huge amount of public anger.
新稅收引起了強烈公憤。
I had a certain amount of (= some) difficulty finding the house.
我找到這房子費了不少勁。
You wouldn't believe the amount of trouble (= what a lot of trouble) I've had with this car.
你決不會相信這輛汽車給我帶來了多少麻煩。
General words for size and amount
(Definition of amount from the Cambridge English-Chinese (Traditional) Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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