What does APPEND mean?

Definitions for APPENDəˈpɛnd

Here are all the possible meanings and translations of the word APPEND.

Princeton's WordNet

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

    add to the very end

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

  2. append, tag on, tack on, tack, hang on(verb)

    fix to; attach

    "append a charm to the necklace"

  3. add, append, supply(verb)

    state or say further

    "`It doesn't matter,' he supplied"


  1. append(Noun)

    An instance of writing more data to the end of an existing file.

  2. append(Verb)

    To hang or attach to, as by a string, so that the thing is suspended; as, a seal appended to a record; the inscription was appended to the column.

  3. append(Verb)

    To add, as an accessory to the principal thing; to annex; as, notes appended to this chapter.

  4. append(Verb)

    To write more data to the end of a pre-existing file.

  5. Origin: From appendo or appendre: compare with Old English appenden, apenden, Old French apendre, French appendre, from Latin appendere, present active infinitive of appendo; from ad + pendo. See pendant.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Append(verb)

    to hang or attach to, as by a string, so that the thing is suspended; as, a seal appended to a record; the inscription was appended to the column

  2. Append(verb)

    to add, as an accessory to the principal thing; to annex; as, notes appended to this chapter

  3. Origin: [L. appendere or F. appendre: cf. OE. appenden, apenden, to belong, OF. apendre, F. appendre, fr. L. appendre, v. i., to hang to, appendre, v. t., to hang to; ad + pendre, v. i., to hang, pendre, v. t., to hang. See Pendant.]

Chambers 20th Century Dictionary

  1. Append

    ap-pend′, v.t. to hang one thing to another: to add.—n. Append′age, something appended.—adj. Append′ant, attached, annexed, consequent.—n. an adjunct, quality.—n. Appendicī′tis, inflammation of the vermiform appendix of the cæcum.—adj. Appendic′ular, of the nature of or belonging to an appendix.—n. Appendiculā′ria, a genus of Ascidians whose members retain the larval vertebrate characters which are lost in the more or less degenerate sea-squirts.—adj. Appendic′ulate, furnished with appendages.—n. Append′ix, something appended or added: a supplement: an addition to a book or document, containing matter explanatory, but not essential to its completeness: (anat.) a process, prolongation, or projection:—pl. Append′ixes, Append′ices.—Appendix auriculæ, the appendix of the auricle of the heart; Appendices epiploicæ, saccular processes, containing fat attached to the serous covering of the large intestine; Appendix vermiformis, or Vermiform appendix, a blind process terminating the cæcum in man. [L. ad, to, pendĕre, to hang.]


  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of APPEND in Chaldean Numerology is: 4

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of APPEND in Pythagorean Numerology is: 2

Sample Sentences & Example Usage

  1. Brian Wieser:

    Verizon can append data it has, and has authorization to use in an anonymized fashion, to a digital ad sale, and it will have better insight as to when to buy low and sell high.

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Translations for APPEND

From our Multilingual Translation Dictionary

  • закачам, прибавям, добавям, прилагам, окачвамBulgarian
  • heften, anheften, hinzufügen, beifügenGerman
  • agregar, adjuntar, añadirSpanish
  • suspendre, ajouter, appendreFrench
  • aggiungere, attaccareItalian
  • adiungōLatin
  • bevestigen, toevoegen, hechten, aanhechten, vastmaken, bijvoegenDutch
  • doczepić, dołączyćPolish
  • idagdagTagalog

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