The people will want their money back, or a say in their future, which amounts to a political voice.
Sometimes this amounts to nothing more than pressuring friends into listening to a song we desperately love.
I think the continuation of what amounts to a filibuster, since 60 votes are required, is too bad.
If you asked them to draw a map of the system and tell what the amounts were, I don't think anyone could have.
It just raised the ceiling on the amounts that may be appropriated.
Her education is cared for after a fashion, but amounts to very little.
The most they can make out of it is a breach of trust, and that amounts to nothing.
What it all amounts to is that the labor of the world is naturally divided between the two different beings that people the world.
This amounts to at least $330 for men who have been in the service from their twenty-first year, and $225 for women.
It amounts to just this: If God is what we think him to be, he must do what seems wise to us.
late 13c., "to go up, rise, mount (a horse)," from Old French amonter, from a mont "upward," literally "to the mountain," from Latin ad- "to" (see ad-) + montem (nominative mons) "mountain" (see mount (n.)). Meaning "to rise in number or quality (so as to reach)" is from c.1300. Related: Amounted; amounting.
1710, from amount (v.).