- The definition of annotate means to create explanatory notes for a text.
An example of annotate is to include definitions for archaic terms in the Bible.
verban·no·tat·ed, an·no·tat·ing, an·no·tates
Origin of annotateLatin annotāre, annotāt-, to note down : ad-, ad- + notāre, to write (from nota, note; see gnō- in Indo-European roots).
(third-person singular simple present annotates, present participle annotating, simple past and past participle annotated)
- To add annotation