verb (used with object)
verb (used without object)
- to make the desired, expected, or correct total: These figures don't add up right.
- to seem reasonable or consistent; be in harmony or accord: Some aspects of the story didn't add up.
Origin of add
Examples from the Web for added
Added to drinking water at concentrations of around one part per million, fluoride ions stick to dental plaque.
He added: “People say he deserves his day in court… Do we have enough time?”Bill Maher: Hundreds of Millions of Muslims Support Attack on ‘Charlie Hebdo’|Lloyd Grove|January 8, 2015|DAILY BEAST
“Lockheed Martin has a long history of misrepresenting facts,” Wheeler added.
He added, "I have not had this many phone calls since the shutdown of the government, truthfully."Democrats Accidentally Save Boehner From Republican Coup|Ben Jacobs, Jackie Kucinich|January 6, 2015|DAILY BEAST
But he added that the tactic ensured all “relevant” topics in the world of politics were back to the world of Paul.
"To find out who they are is what is going to worry us," added Benton.The Slayer Of souls|Robert Chambers
Only Rome and Venice remained to be added to the united kingdom.Famous Men and Great Events of the Nineteenth Century|Charles Morris
"She sure does get into evil ways, sometimes," added Jim, laughingly.Five Little Starrs in the Canadian Forest|Lillian Elizabeth Roy
On the contrary, I am speeding them forward with added watchfulness.The Philippine Islands, 1493-1898|E. H. Blair
Such a method results not only in added clearness, but also in emphasis.Public Speaking|Clarence Stratton