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Wordnet 3.0

VERB (3)

1. give a summary (of);
- Example: "he summed up his results"
- Example: "I will now summarize"
[syn: sum up, summarize, summarise, resume]

2. be a summary of;
- Example: "The abstract summarizes the main ideas in the paper"
[syn: summarize, summarise, sum, sum up]

3. determine the sum of;
- Example: "Add all the people in this town to those of the neighboring town"
[syn: total, tot, tot up, sum, sum up, summate, tote up, add, add together, tally, add up]


WordNet (r) 3.0 (2006):

sum up v 1: give a summary (of); "he summed up his results"; "I will now summarize" [syn: sum up, summarize, summarise, resume] 2: be a summary of; "The abstract summarizes the main ideas in the paper" [syn: summarize, summarise, sum, sum up] 3: determine the sum of; "Add all the people in this town to those of the neighboring town" [syn: total, tot, tot up, sum, sum up, summate, tote up, add, add together, tally, add up]
Moby Thesaurus II by Grady Ward, 1.0:

90 Moby Thesaurus words for "sum up": abbreviate, abridge, abstract, add up, battologize, bob, boil down, capsulize, cast up, cipher up, clip, compress, condense, contract, count up, crop, curtail, cut, cut back, cut down, cut off short, cut short, detail, digest, dock, elide, epitomize, figure up, fill, foot up, foreshorten, give an encore, go over, go through, inventory, itemize, iterate, mow, nip, nutshell, pad, poll, pollard, practice, prune, reaffirm, reap, reassert, recap, recapitulate, recite, reckon up, recount, reduce, rehash, rehearse, reissue, reiterate, relate, reprint, restate, resume, retail, retell, retrench, review, reword, run over, say over, say over again, score up, shave, shear, shorten, snub, stunt, sum, summarize, summate, synopsize, take in, tally up, tautologize, telescope, tot up, total, total up, tote up, trim, truncate