Is that tantamount, sir, to acceptance, or rejection, or consideration?
"Indeed, it has been made so hard," he goes on, "to have any idea what that party was up to in combination with others that until the loss which we all deplore I was gravelled—an expression which your ladyship, moving in the higher circles, will be so good as to consider tantamount to knocked over.
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Her statement was tantamount to an admission of guilt.
Not telling her is tantamount to aiding and abetting the enemy.