annotate Definition in the Cambridge English Dictionary Cambridge dictionaries logo
Cambridge Dictionaries online Cambridge Dictionaries online

The most popular online dictionary and thesaurus for learners of English

Definition of “annotate” - English Dictionary

"annotate" in American English

See all translations

annotateverb [T]

/ˈæn·əˌteɪt/
writing to add notes or remarks on a piece of writing
annotated bibliography
An annotated bibliography is a list of books or articles with notes giving additional information about each item.
(Definition of annotate from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)







"annotate" in British English

See all translations

annotateverb [T]

uk   /ˈæn.ə.teɪt/ us   /ˈæn.ə.teɪt/ formal
to add a short explanation or opinion to a text or drawing: Annotated editions of Shakespeare's plays help readers to understand old words.
annotation
noun [C or U] uk   /ˌæn.əˈteɪ.ʃən/ us   /ˌæn.əˈteɪ.ʃən/
The annotation of literary texts makes them more accessible. The revised edition of the book includes many useful annotations.
(Definition of annotate from the Cambridge Advanced Learners Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “annotate”
in Chinese (Simplified) 给…作注解, 给…加评注…
in Chinese (Traditional) 給…作註解, 給…加評註…
What is the pronunciation of annotate?
Add Cambridge dictionaries to your browser to your website

“annotate” in English

Avoiding common errors with the word enough.
Avoiding common errors with the word enough.
by ,
May 25, 2016
by Liz Walter Enough is a very common word, but it is easy to make mistakes with it. You need to be careful about its position in a sentence, and the prepositions or verb patterns that come after it. I’ll start with the position of enough in the sentence. When we use it with a noun,

Read More 

Word of the Day

biodegrade

to decay naturally and in a way that is not harmful

Word of the Day

decision fatigue noun
decision fatigue noun
May 30, 2016
a decreased ability to make decisions as a result of having too many decisions to make Our brains have a finite number of decisions they can make before they get depleted and become less discerning – so this is called decision fatigue.

Read More