amounts (part of speech: noun)
numbers (part of speech: verb)
- It was so beautiful, and there were such numbers of people. - "My Little Lady", Eleanor Frances Poynter.
- Sometimes the weather is bad for them, the season is too hot or too cold, too wet or too dry, and then they do not appear in large numbers. - "The Insect Folk", Margaret Warner Morley.
- We were obliged to give way to superior numbers. - "The History of the Rise, Progress and Accomplishment of the Abolition of the African Slave-Trade, by the British Parliament (1839)", Thomas Clarkson.