What does add on mean?

Definitions for add on

Here are all the 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.


  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of add on in Chaldean Numerology is: 3

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of add on in Pythagorean Numerology is: 2

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. Elliot Ehrich:

    Can we use our existing tools or add on other tools to give patients an option to heal their brain? that’s the holy grail, but we are not there yet.

  5. 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.

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