Crossword clues for add
- Throw in
- Do sum work
- Do a summer's work?
- What summers do
- Hyperactivity may be a sign of it, for short
- Problem in focusing, for short
- Total (up)
- Foot up
- Tendency for one's mind to wander, for short
- Attach (to)
- Lack of focus, colloquially
- Put two and two together, say
- Sum up
- Build on, with "to"
- Mix (in)
- Mention parenthetically
- Use a 24-Down
- Focusing problem, for short
- Subtract's opposite
- ___ Friend (Facebook option)
- Cause of fidgeting, for short
- Ritalin target, for short
- A condition (mostly in boys) characterized by behavioral and learning disorders
- "Lengthen, with "
- State further
- Contribute more
- Recipe verb
- Do sum thing?
- Use a calculator
- Offer an afterthought
- Use carets
- Tot up
- Find the sum
- Also say
- Combine in a sum
- Do arithmetic
- Write a P.S.
- Form a sum
- Find a sum
- Do figuring
- Join to
- Provide extras
- Tack on
- Use a postscript
- Do basic arithmetic
- Say further
- Explain further
- Put together, in a way
- Put a wing (on)
- Sum (up)
- Put in
- Tally (up)
- Raise, with "to"
- Put two and two together
- Tack (on)
- Go on to say
- Use an abacus
- Put 2 and 2 together
- Put on
- Make sense, with "up"
- Recipe word
- Build (on)
- Lengthen, with вЂњtoвЂќ
- Stick (on)
- Stick in
- Recipe direction
- Build on
- Include, with "in"
- Word on a dipstick
- Kick in
- Toss in
- Do sums
- Tag on
- Recipe instruction
- Stir in
- Say more
- Gibe, with "up"
- Contribute (to)
- See 74-Across
- Say in a postscript
- Get a total
- Write, as a P.S.
- Count up
Longman Dictionary of Contemporary English
The Collaborative International Dictionary
Add \Add\, v. t. [imp. & p. p. Added; p. pr. & vb. n. Adding.] [L. addere; ad + dare to give, put. Cf. Date, Do.]
To give by way of increased possession (to any one); to bestow (on).
The Lord shall add to me another son.
--Gen. xxx. 24.
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.
Back to thy punishment, False fugitive, and to thy speed add wings.
As easily as he can add together the ideas of two days or two years.
To append, as a statement; to say further.
He added that he would willingly consent to the entire abolition of the tax.
Syn: To Add, Join, Annex, Unite, Coalesce.
Usage: We add by bringing things together so as to form a whole. We join by putting one thing to another in close or continuos connection. We annex by attaching some adjunct to a larger body. We unite by bringing things together so that their parts adhere or intermingle. Things coalesce by coming together or mingling so as to form one organization. To add quantities; to join houses; to annex territory; to unite kingdoms; to make parties coalesce.
Add \Add\, v. i.
To make an addition. To add to, to augment; to increase; as, it adds to our anxiety. ``I will add to your yoke.''
--1 Kings xii. 14.
To perform the arithmetical operation of addition; as, he adds rapidly.
Douglas Harper's Etymology Dictionary
late 14c., "to join or unite (something to something else)," from Latin addere "add to, join, attach, place upon," from ad- "to" (see ad-) + -dere comb. form meaning "to put, place," from dare "to give" (see date (n.1)). Meaning "to do sums, do addition" also is from late 14c. Related: Added; adding. To add up "make sense" is from 1942.
n. 1 (initialism of attention deficit disorder English) 2 (initialism of accidental death and dismemberment English) 3 A designation on prerecorded compact discs indicating that the contents were recorded in analog but mixed and mastered in digital; compare AAD, DAD, DDD.
v. make an addition (to); join or combine or unite with others; increase the quality, quantity, zise 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" [ant: take away]
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" [syn: lend, impart, bestow, contribute, bring]
constitute an addition; "This paper will add to her reputation"
ADD is a common abbreviation for attention deficit disorder.
Add or ADD may also refer to:
Usage examples of "add".
Weeden gave it to his companion after the end, as a mute clue to the abnormality which had occurred, or whether, as is more probable, Smith had it before, and added the underscoring himself from what he had managed to extract from his friend by shrewd guessing and adroit cross-questioning.
I can assure you I have quite a lot at my disposal all kinds of different spells fee faw fums, mumbo jumbos, abraxas, love potions, he glanced quickly at the queen here and added, though I see you have no need of the last of those, having a very beautiful wife whom you love to distraction.
And to rage was added fear: fear that once on her own she might complain that he had sexually abused her as a child, and, worse still, that she might voice her suspicions about the fate of some of the young women she had seen in Cromwell Street.
Africa had been abysmal, though in truth his aim had been more to occupy himself and to avoid his father, than to add to his income.
A special test for sulphide may be made by adding a drop or two of solution of acetate of lead to four or five c.
Add 20 grams of sodium acetate, warm, and precipitate the lead with a dilute solution of potassium chromate.
Next add a strong solution of sodium acetate, until the solution ceases to darken on further addition, then dilute with water to half a litre.
Filter off the precipitate and wash with hot water containing a little sodium acetate, dissolve it off the filter with hot dilute hydrochloric acid, add ammonia in excess, and pass sulphuretted hydrogen for five minutes.
After cooling, a solution of sodium acetate is added until the colour of the solution is no longer darkened.
To convert, for example, a solution of a substance in hydrochloric acid into a solution of the same in acetic acid, alkali should be added in excess and then acetic acid.
Boil off the gas, add ammonia until a precipitate is formed, and then acidify somewhat strongly with acetic acid.
Add acetic acid until the solution is acid and the precipitate is quite dissolved.
To separate these, ammonia is added till the solution is alkaline, and then acetic acid in slight excess.
After precipitating as ammonic-magnesic phosphate with sodium phosphate, and well washing with ammonia, it is dissolved in dilute hydrochloric acid, neutralised with ammonia, and sodic acetate and acetic acid are added in the usual quantity.
Wool dyes best in a slightly acid bath, and this may be taken advantage of in dyeing the yellows and blues of this group by adding a small quantity of acetic acid.