Quantity or value, as in a transaction or account balance.

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The amount of the loan balance was increasing because the interest rate was so high and individual was only paying the minimum.

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The amount offered in the contract was generous, and there was hardly any need to negotiate further, with only minor details being the remaining sticking points.

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Some say it was his cholesterol that did him in, but if you want to know what I think, I'm saying the heart attack was from seeing the amount his satellite TV subscription cost.

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