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[Tn, Tn.pr] ~ sth (to sth) put sth together with sth else so as to increase the size, number, amount, etc 加; 添; 增加: Whisk the egg and then add the flour. 打好鸡蛋以後再加面粉. * He added his signature (to the petition). 他(在请愿书上)签上了自己的名字. * If the tea is too strong, add some more water. 若茶太酽, 就再加些水. * Many words have been added to this edition of the dictionary. 本词典的这一版里新增加了很多词. * This was an added (ie an extra, a further) disappointment. 这又是一件失望的事.
[Tn, Tn.pr, Tn.p] ~ A to B; ~ A and B (together) put (numbers or amounts) together to get a total 加: If you add 5 and 5 (together), you get 10. 5加5得10. * Add 9 to the total. 在总数上再加9. Cf 参看 subtract.
[Tn, Tn.pr, Tf] ~ sth (to sth) continue to say sth; make (a further remark) 继续说; 又说; 补充说: I have nothing to add to my earlier statement. 我对我先前说的话, 没有什麽补充的. * `And don't be late,' she added. 她又加上一句?‘可别迟到.’ * As a postscript to his letter he added that he loved her. 他在信中加上附言, 写上了他爱她.
(idm 习语) add ,fuel to the `flames do or say sth that makes people react more strongly or fiercely 火上加油(做的或说的使人反应更强烈或激烈). add ,insult to `injury make a relationship with another person even worse by offending him as well as actually harming him 伤害之外又加侮辱(使关系更糟).
(phr v) add sth in include sth; put or pour sth in 包括某事物; 把某物加进去. add sth on (to sth) include or attach sth 包括或附加某事物: add on a 10% service charge 加上10%服务费. add to sth increase sth 增加某事物: The bad weather only added to our difficulties. 这种坏天气更增加了我们的困难. * The house has been added to (ie New rooms, etc have been built on to it) from time to time. 这所房子不时进行扩建. add up (infml 口) seem reasonable or consistent; make sense 前後一致; 合理: His story just doesn't add up he must be lying. 他说的前後不一致--一定撒谎了. add (sth) up calculate the total of (two or more numbers or amounts) (两个或两个以上的数或量)加起来: The waiter can't add up. 这个服务员不会算帐. * Add up all the money I owe you. 把我应付你的钱都加在一起. add up to sth (a) amount to sth 总计共达: These numbers add up to 100. 这些数目合计为100. (b) (infml 口) be equivalent to sth; indicate sth 相等於某事物; 意为某事物: These clues don't really add up to very much, ie give us very little information. 这些线索没什麽实际意义.