Cambridge Dictionaries online Cambridge Dictionaries online

El diccionario y el tesauro de inglés online más consultados por estudiantes de inglés.

Definición de “addition” en inglés

addition

noun uk   /əˈdɪʃ.ən/ us  
B2 [U] the process of adding numbers or amounts together: Twice a week the children are tested in basic mathematical skills such as addition (= calculating the total of different numbers put together) and subtraction.Augmenting and supplementingAddition, subtraction, multiplication and divisionCalculations and calculating in addition (to) B1 as well (as): In addition to his flat in London, he has a villa in Italy and a castle in Scotland.Also, extra, and in addition B2 [C] something that has been added to something else: A secretary would be a welcome/useful addition to our staff.humorous I hear you're expecting a small addition to the family (= you are going to have a baby)!Things added or attached to other things [C] the act of adding a substance or thing to something else: Most working environments are improved by the addition of (= by adding) a few plants and pictures.Things added or attached to other things
(Definition of addition from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
Más sobre la pronunciación de addition
Add Cambridge dictionaries to your browser to your website

Más definiciones de “addition” en inglés

Definiciones de “addition” en otros diccionarios

Palabra del día

innovate

to introduce changes and new ideas

Palabra del día

Blog

Lee nuestro blog sobre cómo funciona el inglés

Aprende más

Palabras nuevas

Encuentra palabras y significados que se emplean en inglés desde hace poco, y dinos qué piensas

Aprende más