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lump sum

n.
A single sum of money that serves as complete payment.

lump′-sum′ adj.

lump sum

n
(Banking & Finance) a relatively large sum of money, paid at one time, esp in cash
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.lump sum - a complete payment consisting of a single sum of money
payment - a sum of money paid or a claim discharged
Translations
مَبْلَغ إجْمالي
paušál
engangsbeløb
átalány
heildargreiîsla
paušál
toplu para

lump sum

nsomma globale; (payment) → pagamento unico

lump

(lamp) noun
1. a small solid mass of no particular shape. The custard was full of lumps and no-one would eat it.
2. a swelling. She had a lump on her head where she had hit it.
3. a small cube-shaped mass of sugar.
verb
(usually with together) to treat or think of as (all) alike.
ˈlumpy adjective
containing lumps. lumpy custard.
ˈlumpiness noun
lump sum
an amount of money given all at once, not in parts over a period of time.
if you don't like it, you can lump it
whether you like the situation or not, you will have to endure it.
References in classic literature ?
One day the gratuitous imports will stop in consequence of the occurrence abroad of revolution and repudiation, fall in the rate of interest, purchase of industries by governments for lump sums, not reinvestable, or what not.
I won their gratitude by buying out all the hogs at the lump sum of sixteen pennies, which was rather above latest quotations.
Scotty wept over his poor old mother in Edinburgh--a lady, he insisted, gently born-- who was in reduced circumstances, who had pinched herself to pay the lump sum to the ship-owners for his apprenticeship, whose sacrificing dream had been to see him a merchantman officer and a gentleman, and who was heartbroken because he had deserted his ship in Australia and joined another as a common sailor before the mast.
The three were paid seven francs in a lump sum for the night.
He was a vocal critic against lump sums in the previous administrations but now that he is in the helm of the DBM, he resorts to the same practice,' Tinio said.
With nearly 50 percent of the total P2.606-trillion proposed national budget for 2015 allocated for lump sums and automatic appropriations, there is grave danger that the huge amount will finance projects linked to the 2016 presidential elections, Briones, the lead convenor of Social Watch Philippines (SWP), warned.
Lump sums, when used sensibly, can give pensioners options to get their finances straight, paying off debt and reducing outgoings, funding essential home improvements, proviing money to invest or save for a rainy day or for fun things like the holiday of a lifetime.
Liberal Democrat shadow work and pensions secretary Steve Webb said people should be able to draw tax-free lump sums from their pensions to help them clear mortgage arrears or make a large purchase, such as a car.
Beverley Lavin, financial planning consultant at Birmingham accountants PKF, said many people in their 50s taking voluntary early requirement by way of redundancy were being offered lump sums of pounds 80,000 or more by their employers.
But members of the minority opposed the passage of the measure, noting the presence of lump sums, or discretionary funds, which they calculated to be P758 billion.
We can already submit to the public where are these projects going in order to dispel unfounded allegations in lump sums, Drilon said.
BUDGET Secretary Florencio Abad enumerated during a Senate hearing on Thursday the lump sums in the proposed 2016 national budget amid persistent talk that there is till pork in it.