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tack sth on

phrasal verb with tack uk   us   /tæk/ verb [T]
(also tack sth onto sth) to ​add something ​extra to something: Tacking a 32% ​surcharge on these ​productsprices them out of U.S. ​markets. He promised that he would tack ​labour and ​environmentalclauses onto future ​tradedeals.
informal STOCK MARKET to ​increase by a ​certainamount: Wal-Mart tacked on $1.18, or 2.1% and was the Dow's biggest ​percentage gainer. The Nasdaq tacked on 11.12 ​points or 0.81% to 1391.74.
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