tantamount - Dictionary definition and meaning for word tantamount
ta-n-ta; an equal amount of 'ta' on both sides of 'n'.
Tantamount and Paramount are similar in sound but have different meanings. While tantamount means, equivalent, paramount means chief in importance.
Paramount means superior. Tantamount means equal.
tantamount: t+(ant)+t=amount ... so the deed is 'equivalent' or 'equal to'(=) something...
Tantamount -seems like tent amount .For buying the tent you have to pay the amount that equals the tent amount