add meaning

EN[æd] [-æd]

    Definition of add in English Dictionary

  • NounPLadds
    1. (video games) An additional enemy that joined the fight after the primary target.
      1. After engaging the boss for one minute, two adds will arrive from the back and must be dealt with.
    2. (computer science) An act or instance of adding.
    3. VerbSGaddsPRaddingPT, PPadded
      1. VT 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.
        1. VT To combine elements of (something) into one quantity.
          1. to add a column of numbers ‎
        2. VT To give by way of increased possession (to any one); to bestow (on).
          1. VT To append, as a statement; to say further.
            1. VI To make an addition. To add to, to augment; to increase.
              1. VI (mathematics) To perform the arithmetical operation of addition.
                1. He adds rapidly. ‎
            2. More Examples
              1. Used in the Middle of Sentence
                • After washing, recombinant human CD28 protein (R&D Systems, Abingdon, UK) and samples were triplicately added and incubated for 2 hours at 37˚C.
                • (Can we find and add a quotation of W. C. Russell to this entry?)
                • Change in acceptance of feedback by adding information based on qualitative analysis p =0.956: comparison of study group and nonstudy group within after routine feedback.
              2. Used in the Beginning of Sentence
                • Add a soupçon of red pepper. Coffee with a soupçon of cognac.
                • Add up the prices and find out how much it will cost.
                • Adding concentrated sulphuric acid to water generates heat. ‎
              3. Used in the Ending of Sentence
                • When poisons are involved, red skull and crossbones are added.
                • The tissues were rapidly homogenized using a polytron, and 800 ¼L of 1% Triton X-100 was then added.
                • But it is not likely to contain contributions from G.M.’s pension plan, even though the plan is overfunded, they added.
            • Part-of-Speech Hierarchy
              1. Nouns
                • Countable nouns
                • Verbs
                  • Reporting verbs
                    • Intransitive verbs
                      • Transitive verbs
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                    Source: Wiktionary

                    Meaning of add for the defined word.

                    Grammatically, this word "add" is a noun, more specifically, a countable noun. It's also a verb, more specifically, a reporting verb, an intransitive verb and a transitive verb.
                    Difficultness: Level 1
                    Easy     ➨     Difficult
                    Definiteness: Level 9
                    Definite    ➨     Versatile