tantamount Meaning in the Cambridge English Dictionary
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"tantamount" in British English

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tantamountadjective

uk   /ˈtæn.tə.maʊnt/  us   /-t̬ə-/ formal
tantamount to sth being ​almost the same or having the same ​effect as something, usually something ​bad: Her ​refusal to ​answer was tantamount to an ​admission of ​guilt.
(Definition of tantamount from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

"tantamount" in American English

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tantamountadjective

 us   /ˈtænt·əˌmɑʊnt/
equal: Her ​silence was tantamount to an ​admission of ​guilt.
(Definition of tantamount from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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