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Definition of Tantamount

Tantamount
Tantamount Tan"ta*mount`, a. [F. tant so much (L. tantus) + E. amount.] Equivalent in value, signification, or effect. A usage nearly tantamount to constitutional right. --Hallam. The certainty that delay, under these circumstances, was tantamount to ruin. --De Quincey.
Tantamount
Tantamount Tan"ta*mount`, v. i. To be tantamount or equivalent; to amount. [Obs.] --Jer. Taylor.

Meaning of Tantamount from wikipedia

- The Richleighs of Tantamount is a children's historical novel written by British author Barbara Willard. It was originally published in the United Kingdom...
- "Tantamount to election" is a phrase describing the situation in which one political party dominates the demographics of a voting district to such a degree...
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- cursorily about his filmmaking methods, claiming such a thing would be tantamount to a magician spoiling his own illusion. Little was known about his working...
- ownership of one's own labour – one's capacity to transform the world – is tantamount to being alienated from one's own nature and it is a spiritual loss. Marx...
- a legitimate government, and that making any treaty with it would be tantamount to recognition of it as a sovereign government. Secretary of State William...
- Islamic State of Iraq and al-Sham have committed torture, murder, acts tantamount to enforced disappearance and forced displacement as part of attacks on...
- contesting the elections, stating that parti****tion in a rigged election is tantamount to endorsing Mugabe's claim that past elections were free and fair. The...
- prevailing concept of fairness, in which practising or training was considered tantamount to cheating. Those who practised a sport professionally were considered...
- concessions. Britain and France, treating the Soviet attack on Finland as tantamount to its entering the war on the side of the Germans, responded to the Soviet...
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