attention deficit disorder, ADD, attention deficit hyperactivity disorder, ADHD, hyperkinetic syndrome, minimal brain dysfunction, minimal brain damage, MBD(verb)
a condition (mostly in boys) characterized by behavioral and learning disorders
make an addition (to); join or combine or unite with others; increase the quality, quantity, size or scope of
"We added two students to that dorm room"; "She added a personal note to her letter"; "Add insult to injury"; "Add some extra plates to the dinner table"
add, append, supply(verb)
state or say further
"`It doesn't matter,' he supplied"
lend, impart, bestow, contribute, add, bring(verb)
bestow a quality on
"Her presence lends a certain cachet to the company"; "The music added a lot to the play"; "She brings a special atmosphere to our meetings"; "This adds a light note to the program"
add, add together(verb)
make an addition by combining numbers
"Add 27 and 49, please!"
total, tot, tot up, sum, sum up, summate, tote up, add, add together, tally, add up(verb)
determine the sum of
"Add all the people in this town to those of the neighboring town"
constitute an addition
"This paper will add to her reputation"
An additional enemy that joined the fight after the primary target.
After engaging the boss for one minute, two adds will arrive from the back and must be dealt with.
An act or instance of adding.
To join or unite, as one thing to another, or as several particulars, so as to increase the number, augment the quantity or enlarge the magnitude, or so as to form into one aggregate. Hence: To sum up; to put together mentally.
to add numbers
To combine elements of (something) into one quantity.
to add a column of numbers
To give by way of increased possession (to any one); to bestow (on).
To append, as a statement; to say further.
To make an addition. To add to, to augment; to increase.
It adds to our anxiety.
To perform the arithmetical operation of addition.
He adds rapidly.
Origin: addere, from + dare. Compare date, do.
to give by way of increased possession (to any one); to bestow (on)
to join or unite, as one thing to another, or as several particulars, so as to increase the number, augment the quantity, enlarge the magnitude, or so as to form into one aggregate. Hence: To sum up; to put together mentally; as, to add numbers; to add up a column
to append, as a statement; to say further
to make an addition. To add to, to augment; to increase; as, it adds to our anxiety
to perform the arithmetical operation of addition; as, he adds rapidly
Chambers 20th Century Dictionary
ad, v.t. to put (one thing) to (another): to sum up (with to): to increase.—adjs. Add′able, Add′ible.—ns. Addibil′ity; Addit′ament (Charles Lamb), an addition; Addi′tion, the act of adding: the thing added: the rule in arithmetic for adding numbers together: title, honour.—adj. Addi′tional, that is added. [L.—add?re—ad, to, d?re, to put.]
To change the amount or number of.
They did add much more people to their wedding list and simplified the menu and length of the function.Submitted by MaryC on February 25, 2020
To create what is just and fair.
They did add money to ensure all people have their human rights.Submitted by MaryC on May 3, 2020
What does ADD stand for? -- Explore the various meanings for the ADD acronym on the Abbreviations.com website.
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Rank popularity for the word 'add' in Spoken Corpus Frequency: #1383
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Rank popularity for the word 'add' in Written Corpus Frequency: #767
Rank popularity for the word 'add' in Verbs Frequency: #79
dad, Dad, DAD
The numerical value of add in Chaldean Numerology is: 9
The numerical value of add in Pythagorean Numerology is: 9
Examples of add in a Sentence
We're planning to add around 100 landmarks and installations to each of stage to enrich the experience.
Weight is crucial for us, the lightweight materials that Puma are now using in the suits, in the footwear, in the gloves, save us grams but they all add up.
Of course if you listen to the pundits, we weren't expected to win too much and now we're winning, winning, winning the country, tonight we had 45%, 46% and tomorrow you'll be hearing, 'You know if they could just take the other candidates and add them up...'.
The idea of achieving significant savings in a single action is a fallacy. We'll take the opportunities and when you add them all up together, I think they will amount to quite significant improvements.
I really want to be there to help you sort out what you hear from other kids,' 'I'll just give you my perception of stuff that you can add to your own thinking to figure out what you believe. ... I'd like to be there to be able to do that for you.'.
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- ????, ???Arabic
- дадаваць, дадацьBelarusian
- разширявам, прибавям, добавям, сумирамBulgarian
- sumar, afegirCatalan, Valencian
- p?idat, se?ístCzech
- l?gge sammen, addere, summereDanish
- addieren, hinzufügenGerman
- αθρο?ζω, προσθ?τωGreek
- a?adir, adicionar, sumarSpanish
- lis?t?, laskea yhteen, summataFinnish
- ajouter, additionner, faire une addition, sommerFrench
- ?????, ????Hebrew
- ?????????, ????????, ???????Armenian
- 足す, 追加, 加えるJapanese
- ???, ?????, ????, ????, ???, ????, ????, ???, ????Korean
- pievienot, pieliktLatvian
- tambah, campurMalay
- bijtellen, optellen, toevoegenDutch
- dodawa?, doda?Polish
- adicionar, acrescentar, somarPortuguese
- ad?uga, adunaRomanian
- добавлять, добавить, прибавлять, прибавитьRussian
- додати, сабратиSerbo-Croatian
- till?gga, summera, addera, l?gga ihop, l?gga tillSwedish
- dagdagan, idugtongTagalog
- nói, c?ng, thêmVietnamese
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