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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  
  2. install

    to get

    i added a new app to my phone.

    Submitted by anonymous on February 17, 2021  

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

PPDB, the paraphrase database

  1. List of paraphrases for "add":

    adding, insert, added, adds, addition, add.1, addendum, append, say, continued, dda, aggregating, complement, include, tda, aggregate, rda, increase

Nicknames

  1. List of known nicknames for "ADD":

    add, Add Music

How to pronounce add?

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How to say add in sign language?

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How to use add in a sentence?

  1. Doug Adolph:

    His story did not add up.

  2. Cheng Rong-fong:

    We're planning to add around 100 landmarks and installations to each of stage to enrich the experience.

  3. John Bason:

    At some point ... you would then put a second warehouse somewhere else, strategically placed, and start to add stores from that location, the thing that goes to the heart of Primark is learn about the individual market - it was always Arthur's mantra.

  4. Gavin Newsom:

    We are encouraged that the federal court tentatively concluded that a preliminary injunction should be granted, it remains our position that the law is unconstitutional because United States are not permitted to add additional requirements for candidates for president, and that the law violates the Constitution.

  5. Alexandre Gobbi:

    It does almost everything by itself. Reads humidity levels, tells me when to add water and fertilizer and by how much.


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