## addible

## addible

Variant of add

transitive verb

- to join or unite (something)
*to*something else so as to increase the quantity, number, size, etc. or change the total effect: to*add*a wing to the building, to*add*seasoning to the sauce - to state further
- to combine (numbers) into a sum; calculate the total of

Origin of add

Middle English*adden*; from Classical Latin

*addere*, to add ; from

*ad-*, to +

*dare*, to give

intransitive verb

- to cause an increase; be an addition (
*to*): this*adds*to my pleasure - to find a sum by doing arithmetic

**add Idioms**

add up

- to calculate the total of
- to equal the expected sum: these figures don't
*add up* - to seem reasonable: his excuse just doesn't
*add up*

add up to

- to reach a total of
- to mean; signify