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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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The total sum or mass of something.

Watch out! You may see this word with another pronunciation and its meaning is then different.
Used as a noun, listen here, it means: The total sum or mass of something. Used as a verb, listen here, it means: To gather into a whole.

Usage examples (42)
  • The document they submitted was the aggregate of their individual efforts.
  • Raspberries are aggregate fruits
  • aggregate expenses include expenses of all divisions combined for the entire year
  • Adjective : the aggregate amount of indebtedness for more
Tutoring comment
  • ''Aggregate" is a heteronym, which means you may find it with different pronunciations and different meanings.
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