verb (used with object)
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Origin of supplement
OTHER WORDS FROM supplementsup·ple·ment·er, nounun·sup·ple·ment·ed, adjectivewell-sup·ple·ment·ed, adjective
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Example sentences from the Web for supplement
Vegans who want to build significant muscle, however, may benefit from a leucine supplement, because plant-based proteins are generally lower in this amino acid than their animal-based counterparts.
People starting on a health journey often turn to supplements, probably because we like buying things more than we like doing hard physical work.
Digital contact tracing is a supplement to traditional manual contact tracing.Apple and Google expand digital coronavirus contact-tracing tools to help speed adoption|dzanemorris|September 1, 2020|Fortune
Today, scientists around the world are using cutting-edge technologies, from subcutaneous biosensors to specialized food supplements, in an effort to improve safety and efficiency within the $385 billion global cattle meat industry.Biotechnology Could Change the Cattle Industry. Will It Succeed?|Dyllan Furness|August 16, 2020|Singularity Hub
Others noted that while the extra payment made sense as a short-term stimulus measure, economists might approach the long-term consequences of such a generous supplement differently.Economists Think Congress Should Keep Paying Unemployed Workers $600 A Week — Or Even More|Neil Paine (firstname.lastname@example.org)|July 21, 2020|FiveThirtyEight
The flowers and leaves of this herb are used to make medications and the supplement is popularly used for depression.Fish Oil, Turmeric, and Ginseng, Oh My! Are ‘Brain Foods’ B.S.?|Dr. Anand Veeravagu, MD|October 10, 2014|DAILY BEAST
I was grateful I could supplement my voracious reading with other media, as it kept me feeling current.Prisoners Get Cultural Fix with 8-Tracks and Bootleg Cassettes|Daniel Genis|August 18, 2014|DAILY BEAST
Annunziato and Akerman are in agreement that CrowdMed is best deployed as a supplement, not a substitute.Strangers Diagnose Your Illness and Get Cash in Return|Kevin Zawacki|August 15, 2014|DAILY BEAST
The traffickers also charge a supplement of around $1,500 for taking minors across the perilous sea without their parents.Confessions of a Human Trafficker Who Smuggled Desperate Migrants Into Europe|Barbie Latza Nadeau|June 5, 2014|DAILY BEAST
The Royal Household was charged by the PAC in 2009 to generate more income to supplement the funding it receives from Government.
He also wrote a supplement of three volumes, entitled "Lee's Lieutenants," which was exceptionally well received.Hallowed Heritage: The Life of Virginia|Dorothy M. Torpey
The authorities in England were continually clamoring for products to supplement the tobacco exports.Agriculture in Virginia, 1607-1699|Lyman Carrier
This further scheme is, however, designed only to supplement the trans-continental lines already mentioned.The Rise of Rail-Power in War and Conquest, 1833-1914|Edwin A. Pratt
And the supplement would enable me to show my intense gratitude to my charming nurse, and even to show it more than once.My Austrian Love|Maxime Provost
Each of the two, music and gymnastic, is indispensable as a supplement and corrective to the other.
British Dictionary definitions for supplement
- either of a pair of angles whose sum is 180°
- an arc of a circle that when added to another arc forms a semicircleAbbreviation: sup, supp