so much(1)

[so much(1)] {adj.} 1. A limited amount of; some.

Sometimesstudents wonder if the teacher knows they have only so much time to dotheir lessons.

If you can't give everyone a full glass of milk,just put so much milk in each glass.

2. Equally or amounting to; onlyamounting to. - Often used for emphasis.

Charley spends money as ifit were so much paper.

What Mary said was so much nonsense; therewasn't a word of truth in it.

Compare: SO MANY(1).