add translate English to Spanish: Cambridge Dictionary

Translation of "add" - English-Spanish dictionary


verb /ӕd/
(often with to) to put (one thing) to or with (another)
He added some water to his whisky.
(often with to, together, up) (mathematics) to find the total of (various numbers)
Add these figures together Add 124 to 356 He added up the figures.
to say something extra
agregar, añadir
He admitted that he had made a mistake, and added that he was sorry.
(with to) to increase
añadirse a, aumentar
His illness had added to their difficulties.
added adjective more than is usual or natural
This fruit juice contains no added sugar.
addition noun (mathematics) the act of adding
She is not good at addition.
something added
They’ve had an addition to the family.
additional adjective
This has meant additional work for me.
additive noun a substance that is added to food to make it last longer or to make it taste better
food additives.
add on phrasal verb to make something bigger by adding something extra
Are they going to add on a service charge to our bill?
add up phrasal verb (mathematics) to calculate the total of two or more numbers or amounts
Hacer la suma
I’m just going to check to see if these figures add up.
add insult to injury to make a bad situation worse for someone who has been offended or otherwise badly treated
Por si fuera poco
Not only was the service slow, but to add insult to injury, the food was cold when it arrived.
not add up to not seem reasonable or make sense
No tiene sentido
Her account of the events just doesn’t add up.
(Definition of add from the Password English-Spanish Dictionary © 2013 K Dictionaries Ltd)
Add Cambridge dictionaries to your browser to your website
Word of the Day


a large group of soldiers who form a part of an army, especially the ancient Roman army

Word of the Day

There is no such thing as a true synonym in English. Discuss!
There is no such thing as a true synonym in English. Discuss!
by Kate Woodford,
November 25, 2015
In the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary the word ‘synonym’ is defined as ‘a word or phrase that has the same or nearly the same meaning as another word or phrase in the same language’. As you might expect, definitions for this word are broadly similar in other dictionaries and yet the italicized

Read More 

conversational user interface noun
conversational user interface noun
November 30, 2015
a computer interface that provides information to users in normal, conversational speech in response to spoken requests Nearly every major tech company—from Amazon to Intel to Microsoft to Google—is chasing the sort of conversational user interface that Kaplan and his colleagues at PARC imagined decades ago.

Read More