Definition of how much in US English:

how much

phrase

  • What amount or price.

    ‘just how much did it cost?’
    • ‘I looked at a bunch of my client statistics and asked two or three friends to tell me how much traffic they were receiving from popular stories on each of the sites.’
    • ‘Mass is a measure of how much inertia an object displays.’
    • ‘A company's decision on how much to give to charity can be influenced by its annual profit levels, long-term strategic giving goals, business priorities, and a host of other factors.’
    • ‘The Institute talked to 21 UK companies about how much actual data breaches cost them.’
    • ‘Tell us how much you make, how much you've got for a downpayment, and your debt, and find out how far to stretch when home hunting.’