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Synonyms for add
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Princeton's WordNet

  1. 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

    Synonyms:
    hyperkinetic syndrome, attention deficit disorder, attention deficit hyperactivity disorder, minimal brain damage, minimal brain dysfunction

    Antonyms:
    deduct, take off, subtract, take away, take out

  2. add(verb)

    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"

    Synonyms:
    add up, summate, lend, sum, supply, total, add together, bestow, impart, append, contribute, tally, tote up, bring, tot up, sum up, tot

    Antonyms:
    deduct, take away, subtract, take off, take out

  3. add, append, supply(verb)

    state or say further

    "`It doesn't matter,' he supplied"

    Synonyms:
    hang on, add up, summate, lend, sum, supply, furnish, issue, total, add together, tack, bestow, tag on, impart, render, affix, append, supplement, tack on, contribute, tally, ply, provide, add on, tote up, bring, tot up, sum up, tot, cater

    Antonyms:
    take away, subtract, take out, deduct, take off

  4. 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"

    Synonyms:
    supply, tot, land, get, tote up, bring in, bring, impart, pass on, lead, put up, take, sum, add up, conduce, fetch, channel, tot up, sum up, work, carry, give, make for, bestow, play, loan, append, institute, tally, convey, leave, conduct, confer, kick in, add together, chip in, contribute, total, summate, wreak, lend, transmit

    Antonyms:
    take out, take off, subtract, deduct, take away

  5. add, add together(verb)

    make an addition by combining numbers

    "Add 27 and 49, please!"

    Synonyms:
    add up, summate, lend, sum, supply, total, add together, bestow, impart, append, contribute, tally, tote up, bring, tot up, sum up, tot

    Antonyms:
    take off, take out, take away, subtract, deduct

  6. 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"

    Synonyms:
    supply, tot, resume, tote up, bring, impart, hit, rack up, match, fit, sum, add up, make sense, summarize, agree, tot up, sum up, chalk up, summarise, bestow, number, score, gibe, append, tally, correspond, come, add together, jibe, contribute, total, summate, lend, amount, check

    Antonyms:
    subtract, deduct, take away, take off, take out

  7. add(verb)

    constitute an addition

    "This paper will add to her reputation"

    Synonyms:
    add up, summate, lend, sum, supply, total, add together, bestow, impart, append, contribute, tally, tote up, bring, tot up, sum up, tot

    Antonyms:
    take away, deduct, subtract, take off, take out

Wiktionary

  1. add(verb)

    Synonyms:
    annex, unite, join, coalesce

    Antonyms:
    remove

  2. add(verb)

    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

    Synonyms:
    coalesce, note, mention, annex, unite, join

    Antonyms:
    remove

  3. add(verb)

    To combine elements of (something) into one quantity.

    to add a column of numbers

    Synonyms:
    annex, join, coalesce, note, unite, mention

    Antonyms:
    remove

  4. add(verb)

    To give by way of increased possession (to any one); to bestow (on).

    Synonyms:
    join, annex, note, coalesce, unite, mention

    Antonyms:
    remove

  5. add(verb)

    To append, as a statement; to say further.

    Synonyms:
    annex, mention, coalesce, unite, join, note

    Antonyms:
    remove

  6. add(verb)

    To make an addition. To add to, to augment; to increase.

    It adds to our anxiety.

    Synonyms:
    annex, join, unite, coalesce, mention, note

    Antonyms:
    remove

  7. add(verb)

    To perform the arithmetical operation of addition.

    He adds rapidly.

    Synonyms:
    unite, note, annex, join, mention, coalesce

    Antonyms:
    remove

English Synonyms and Antonyms

  1. add

    To add is to increase by adjoining or uniting: in distinction from multiply, which is to increase by repeating. To augment a thing is to increase it by any means, but this word is seldom used directly of material objects; we do not augment a house, a farm, a nation, etc. We may enlarge a house, a farm, or an empire, extend influence or dominion, augment riches, power or influence, attach or annex a building to one that it adjoins or papers to the document they refer to, annex a clause or a codicil, affix a seal or a signature, annex a territory, attach a condition to a promise. A speaker may amplify a discourse by a fuller treatment throughout than was originally planned, or he may append or subjoin certain remarks without change of what has gone before. We cast up or sum up an account, though add up and make up are now more usual expressions.

    Synonyms:
    adjoin, affix, amplify, annex, append, attach, augment, cast up, enlarge, extend, increase, join on, make up, subjoin, sum up

    Antonyms:
    abstract, deduct, diminish, dissever, lessen, reduce, remove, subtract, withdraw

    Preposition:
    Other items are to be added to the account.

Complete Dictionary of Synonyms and Antonyms

  1. add

    Synonyms:
    adduce, adjoin, increase, extend, enlarge, sum up, cast up, subjoin, amplify, annex

    Antonyms:
    deduct, subtract, dissever, abstract

Editors Contribution

  1. addition

    Submitted by king313 on October 2, 2019  

Dictionary of English Synonymes

  1. add(v. a.)

    Synonyms:
    join, subjoin, annex, affix, append, superadd, tag, tack

  2. add(v. a.)

    Synonyms:
    sum, sum up, cast up, add together

Synonyms, Antonyms & Associated Words

  1. add(v)

    Synonyms:
    sum up, foot up, append, supplement, subjoin, affix, adjoin, superadd, annex

    Antonyms:
    subtract, deduct, detract, remove

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How to use add in a sentence?

  1. David Turnbull:

    It was signed, but I'm telling you here and now that the wording of that was planned to be altered prior to these accidents I might add.

  2. James Pankow:

    San Francisco-based Juul is all the things about Marlboro that are addictive, then they take away the bad smell and add some flavors. It's a much more pleasant experience.

  3. Niels Christensen:

    All these add to view that the ECB will have to act fast. Investors with long dollar positions will want to keep them and target recent lows in the euro.

  4. Gavin Wendt:

    The confluence of big overseas miners looking to repatriate to their home bases and strong indicators such as a weaker Aussie dollar is driving the market further into M&A activity, add in cheap labor post the boom and a vibrant mid-tier gold sector and it's not hard to see why things are accelerating.

  5. Danielle DiMartino Booth:

    It's going to be a depressant. It will slow the trajectory of the reopening in the short term, if this persists, it will add a whole new level of uncertainty.


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