add / æd /


add4 个定义

v. 有主动词 verb
  1. to unite or join so as to increase the number, quantity, size, or importance: to add two cups of sugar; to add a postscript to her letter; to add insult to injury.
  2. to find the sum of: Add this column of figures. Add up the grocery bills.
  3. to say or write further.
  4. to include: Don't forget to add in the tip.
v. 无主动词 verb
  1. to perform the arithmetic operation of addition: children learning to add and subtract.
  2. to be or serve as an addition: His illness added to the family's troubles.
n. 名词 noun
  1. Journalism. copy added to a completed story.
v. 动词组 verb
  1. add up to, to signify; indicate: The evidence adds up to a case of murder.

add 近义词

v. 动词 verb

simple arithmetical process of increase; accumulation

v. 动词 verb

adjoin, increase; make further comment


  1. Then add in all bored people, as well as people whose job it is to report on celebrities.
  2. Seeing what they were doing, I was inspired to add my vision to their technique.
  3. Think of it as Game of Thrones—if you subtract the sex and violence and add drunken revelry and singing.
  4. Her new comments will only add to ongoing speculation that the Yorks plan, one day, to remarry.
  5. The economy has begun to add jobs, but the quality of those jobs is an increasing concern.
  6. Add to this, if you please, the great difficulty of obtaining from them even the words that they have.
  7. To add point to this success, he knew that the victor of Montebello was straining every nerve to gain this very prize.
  8. It is painful to add, that the latter years of his life were passed in prison, where he was confined for debt.
  9. Must I add, that your good money paid this second loan—and yet a third—a fourth—a fifth?
  10. The Federal Reserve Board reserves the right to add to, alter, or amend these regulations.