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Princeton's WordNet

  1. annex, annexe, extension, wing(verb)

    an addition that extends a main building

  2. annex(verb)

    take (territory) as if by conquest

    "Hitler annexed Lithuania"

  3. annex(verb)

    attach to

Webster Dictionary

  1. Annex(verb)

    to join or attach; usually to subjoin; to affix; to append; -- followed by to

    Etymology: [F. annexe, L. annexus, neut. annexum, p. p. of annectere.]

  2. Annex(verb)

    to join or add, as a smaller thing to a greater

    Etymology: [F. annexe, L. annexus, neut. annexum, p. p. of annectere.]

  3. Annex(verb)

    to attach or connect, as a consequence, condition, etc.; as, to annex a penalty to a prohibition, or punishment to guilt

    Etymology: [F. annexe, L. annexus, neut. annexum, p. p. of annectere.]

  4. Annex(verb)

    to join; to be united

    Etymology: [F. annexe, L. annexus, neut. annexum, p. p. of annectere.]

  5. Annex(noun)

    something annexed or appended; as, an additional stipulation to a writing, a subsidiary building to a main building; a wing

    Etymology: [F. annexe, L. annexus, neut. annexum, p. p. of annectere.]

Freebase

  1. Annex

    Annex is a fictional character of the Marvel Universe, associated with Spider-Man. His first appearance was in The Amazing Spider-Man Annual #27. Annex' powers were the result of prosthetics through computer technology. After losing a leg, he volunteered for this program. Ellis now possesses the ability to increase his physical abilities, as well as create any weapon he requires.

Chambers 20th Century Dictionary

  1. Annex

    an-neks′, v.t. to add to the end: to join or attach: to take permanent possession of additional territory: to affix: append (with to).—n. something added: a supplementary building—often with the Fr. spelling annexe.—n. Annexā′tion, act of annexing.—n. and adj. Annexā′tionist.—ns. Annex′ion, Annex′ment (Shak.), addition: the thing annexed. [Fr. annexer—L. annex-um, annectĕre: ad, to, nect-ĕre, to tie.]

Dictionary of Military and Associated Terms

  1. annex

    A document appended to an operation order or other document to make it clearer or to give further details.

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Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of annex in Chaldean Numerology is: 3

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of annex in Pythagorean Numerology is: 4

Examples of annex in a Sentence

  1. Hanan Ashrawi:

    Israel is stealing land specially in the Jordan Valley under the pretext it wants to annex it, this should be a reason for a real and effective intervention by the international community to end such a flagrant and grave aggression which kills all chances of peace.

  2. Jonah Hirsch:

    It actually was a large space, there were multiple rooms, and there were multiple people in the annex. So we’re creating a certain section of the annex, and you will be able to go through different rooms.

  3. Jan Szyszko:

    The annex will be signed today, the aim is to stop the degradation of habitats important to the community and to start the process of regenerating these habitats.

  4. Al Otaiba:

    All the progress that you've seen and the attitudes that have been changing towards Israel, people becoming more accepting of Israel and less hostile to Israel, all of that could be undermined by a decision to annex.

  5. President Salva Kiir:

    But there will be an annex on reservations in some areas that have not been adequately discussed and agreed, wITHOUT CONDITIONALITIES.

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