Definitions for add on

This page provides all possible meanings and translations of the word add on

Princeton's WordNet

  1. addition, add-on, improver(noun)

    a component that is added to something to improve it

    "the addition of a bathroom was a major improvement"; "the addition of cinnamon improved the flavor"

  2. accessory, appurtenance, supplement, add-on(verb)

    a supplementary component that improves capability

  3. add on(verb)

    make an addition

    "Let's add on to this"

  4. append, add on, supplement, affix(verb)

    add to the very end

    "He appended a glossary to his novel where he used an invented language"


  1. add on(Verb)

    To make an addition to something.

Sample Sentences & Example Usage

  1. Thilo Koslowski:

    It provides a much stronger foothold for Google to really be part of the vehicle rather than being an add-on.

  2. Patrick Thomas:

    Maybe there's a piece of technology we want to acquire to add on to that business. We'd love it to be bigger.

  3. Christian Ledoux:

    They may be able to refinance debt. But I don't think anybody is going to be able to add on significantly more debt.

  4. Richard Farley:

    Often when doing an add-on or tapping an accordion, Fed and OCC regulated banks - even if they are in the syndicate now - are saying no if lead arranging a new deal will be criticized.

  5. Simon Bacon:

    With the growing evidence that aerobic exercise seems to help, and certainly doesn’t seem to harm, patients with asthma, I think doctors can start suggesting this as a good add-on to regular asthma treatments.


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