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Princeton's WordNet

  1. extra, additionaladjective

    further or added

    "called for additional troops"; "need extra help"; "an extra pair of shoes"

Wiktionary

  1. additionaladjective

    Supplemental or added to something.

Samuel Johnson's Dictionary

  1. Additionaladjective

    That which is added.

    Etymology: from addition.

    Our kalendar being once reformed and set right, it may be kept so, without any considerable variation, for many ages, by omitting one leap-year; i.e. the additional day, at the end of every 134 years. William Holder, on Time.

    The greatest wits, that ever were produced in one age, lived together in so good an understanding, and celebrated one another with so much generosity, that each of them receives an additional lustre from his cotemporaries. Joseph Addison, Spectator.

    They include in them that very kind of evidence, which is supposed to be so powerful; and do, withal, afford us several other additional proofs, of great force and clearness. Francis Atterbury, Serm.

ChatGPT

  1. additional

    Additional means something extra or supplementary to what is already present, involved, or exists. It often refers to extending or further contributing to something in quantity, quality, or degree.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Additionaladjective

    added; supplemental; in the way of an addition

  2. Additionalnoun

    something added

British National Corpus

  1. Spoken Corpus Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'additional' in Spoken Corpus Frequency: #1419

  2. Written Corpus Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'additional' in Written Corpus Frequency: #1626

  3. Adjectives Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'additional' in Adjectives Frequency: #166

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Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of additional in Chaldean Numerology is: 4

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of additional in Pythagorean Numerology is: 8

Examples of additional in a Sentence

  1. John Bercow:

    If we come close to being there I would imagine that parliament would want to cut off such a possibility and to do so forcefully, if that demands additional procedural creativity in order to come to pass it is a racing certainty that this will happen and that neither the limitations of the existing rulebook nor the ticking of the clock will stop it doing so.

  2. The IEA:

    Despite the additional curbs ... and a reduction in our forecast of 2020 non-OPEC supply growth to 2.1 million barrels per day (bpd), global oil inventories could build by 700,000 bpd in Q1 2020.

  3. Texas Gov. Greg Abbott:

    Any additional rainfall will exacerbate already saturated grounds, which could quickly lead to dangerous flash flooding and extended river flooding.

  4. Carlos Pascual:

    One could actually argue that in the end this will save European consumers money by eliminating an unnecessary high cost pipeline that would not have added any additional new supply.

  5. Sharon Choksi:

    Clothes shouldn't need to be another place where they are receiving that message and putting additional pressure on them.

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