Definitions for add

Definitions for (noun) add

Main entry: attention deficit disorder, attention deficit hyperactivity disorder, ADD, ADHD, hyperkinetic syndrome, minimal brain damage, minimal brain dysfunction, MBD

Definition: a condition (mostly in boys) characterized by behavioral and learning disorders

Definitions for (verb) add

Main entry: add

Definition: make an addition (to); join or combine or unite with others; increase the quality, quantity, size or scope of

Usage: 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

Main entry: add, add together

Definition: make an addition by combining numbers

Usage: Add 27 and 49, please!

Main entry: add, add together, add up, tally, sum, sum up, summate, tot, tot up, total, tote up

Definition: determine the sum of

Usage: Add all the people in this town to those of the neighboring town

Main entry: append, add, supply

Definition: state or say further

Usage: `It doesn't matter,' he supplied

Main entry: lend, bring, impart, contribute, bestow, add

Definition: bestow a quality on

Usage: 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

Main entry: add

Definition: constitute an addition

Usage: This paper will add to her reputation

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