Definitions for ADDæd
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Random House Webster's College Dictionary
to unite or join so as to increase the number, quantity, size, or importance.
to find the sum of (often fol. by up).
to say or write further.
to cause to have as an additional quality:
to add interest to a story.
to include (usu. fol. by in).
(v.i.)to perform the arithmetic operation of addition.
to be or serve as an addition (usu. fol. by to):
His illness added to the family's troubles.
add up, to amount to the correct total. to seem reasonable or consistent; make sense.
add up to, to signify; amount to.
Category: Verb Phrase
Origin of add:
1325–75; ME < L addere=ad-ad - +-dere to put (akin to do1)
attention deficit disorder.
Category: Pathology, Psychology
attention deficit disorder, ADD, attention deficit hyperactivity disorder, ADHD, hyperkinetic syndrome, minimal brain dysfunction, minimal brain damage, MBD(verb)
a condition (mostly in boys) characterized by behavioral and learning disorders
make an addition (to); join or combine or unite with others; increase the quality, quantity, size or scope of
"We added two students to that dorm room"; "She added a personal note to her letter"; "Add insult to injury"; "Add some extra plates to the dinner table"
add, append, supply(verb)
state or say further
"`It doesn't matter,' he supplied"
lend, impart, bestow, contribute, add, bring(verb)
bestow a quality on
"Her presence lends a certain cachet to the company"; "The music added a lot to the play"; "She brings a special atmosphere to our meetings"; "This adds a light note to the program"
add, add together(verb)
make an addition by combining numbers
"Add 27 and 49, please!"
total, tot, tot up, sum, sum up, summate, tote up, add, add together, tally, add up(verb)
determine the sum of
"Add all the people in this town to those of the neighboring town"
constitute an addition
"This paper will add to her reputation"
Kernerman English Learner's Dictionary
to put with in order to increase, improve, etc.
Add the eggs to the mixture.; Adding adjectives will make your writing more lively.; The glass adds to the beauty of the building.
to say sth else
"But I'm not sure," he added.; "I'm here," he said, then added that he was sorry to be late.
to add two numbers together
An additional enemy that joined the fight after the primary target.
After engaging the boss for one minute, two adds will arrive from the back and must be dealt with.
An act or instance of adding.
To join or unite, as one thing to another, or as several particulars, so as to increase the number, augment the quantity or enlarge the magnitude, or so as to form into one aggregate. Hence: To sum up; to put together mentally.
to add numbers
To combine elements of (something) into one quantity.
to add a column of numbers
To give by way of increased possession (to any one); to bestow (on).
To append, as a statement; to say further.
To make an addition. To add to, to augment; to increase.
It adds to our anxiety.
To perform the arithmetical operation of addition.
He adds rapidly.
Origin: addere, from + dare. Compare date, do.
to give by way of increased possession (to any one); to bestow (on)
to join or unite, as one thing to another, or as several particulars, so as to increase the number, augment the quantity, enlarge the magnitude, or so as to form into one aggregate. Hence: To sum up; to put together mentally; as, to add numbers; to add up a column
to append, as a statement; to say further
to make an addition. To add to, to augment; to increase; as, it adds to our anxiety
to perform the arithmetical operation of addition; as, he adds rapidly
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Spoken Corpus Frequency
Rank popularity for the word 'ADD' in Spoken Corpus Frequency: #1383
Written Corpus Frequency
Rank popularity for the word 'ADD' in Written Corpus Frequency: #767
Rank popularity for the word 'ADD' in Verbs Frequency: #79
Translations for ADD
Kernerman English Multilingual Dictionary
(often with to ) to put (one thing) to or with (another)
He added water to his whisky.
- adicionarPortuguese (BR)
- bæta viðIcelandic
- pievienot; pieliktLatvian
- tilsette, legge tilNorwegian
- a adăugaRomanian
- tillsätta, blandaSwedish
- eklemek, katmakTurkish
- 添加Chinese (Trad.)
- thêm vàoVietnamese
- 添加Chinese (Simp.)
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