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Noun add has 1 sense
  1. attention deficit disorder, ADD, attention deficit hyperactivity disorder, ADHD, hyperkinetic syndrome, minimal brain dysfunction, minimal brain damage, MBD - a condition (mostly in boys) characterized by behavioral and learning disorders
    --1 is a kind of syndrome
    --1 has parts: hyperactivity
Verb add has 6 senses
  1. add - make an addition (to); join or combine or unite with others; increase the quality, quantity, zise or scope of; "We added two students to that dorm room"; "She added a personal note to her letter"; "Add insult to injury"; "Add some extra plates to the dinner table"
    --1 is one way to
    increase
    Antonyms: take away, take out
    Derived form: noun addition2
    Sample sentences:
    Somebody ----s something
    Something ----s something
    Somebody ----s somebody PP
    Somebody ----s something PP
  2. add, append, supply - state or say further; "`It doesn't matter,' he supplied"
    --2 is one way to state, say, tell
    Sample sentence:
    They add that there was a traffic accident
  3. lend, impart, bestow, contribute, add, bring - bestow a quality on; "Her presence lends a certain cachet to the company"; "The music added a lot to the play"; "She brings a special atmosphere to our meetings"; "This adds a light note to the program"
    --3 is one way to change, alter, modify
    Derived form: noun addition1
    Sample sentences:
    Something is ----ing PP
    Somebody ----s something
    Something ----s something
    Somebody ----s something to somebody
  4. add, add together - make an addition by combining numbers; "Add 27 and 49, please!"
    --4 is one way to calculate, cipher, cypher, compute, work out, reckon, figure
    Antonyms: subtract, deduct, take off
    Derived forms: noun addition6, noun adder2
    Sample sentences:
    Somebody ----s
    Somebody ----s something
  5. total, tot, tot up, sum, sum up, summate, tote up, add, add together, tally, add up - determine the sum of; "Add all the people in this town to those of the neighboring town"
    --5 is one way to count, number, enumerate, numerate
    Derived forms: noun addition6, noun adder2
    Sample sentences:
    Somebody ----s something
    Something ----s something
  6. add - constitute an addition; "This paper will add to her reputation"
    --6 is one way to
    form, constitute, make
    Sample sentence:
    Something ----s something
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