Amount is the quantity of something. Amounts can be compared to each other in terms of “more”, “less”, or “equal”. An amount can be both numerical or descriptive, for example:
I would like to order a total amount of 500 chocolate bars please.
A huge amount of money was stolen from the banks vault at night.
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