1. the action or process of adding something to something else.
    "the hotel has been extended with the addition of more rooms"
  2. the process of calculating the total of two or more numbers or amounts.
    "she began with simple arithmetic, addition and then subtraction"
    adding up · counting · totalling · computation · calculation · reckoning ·
    tallying · summation · totting up · casting up
    • mathematics
      the process of combining matrices, vectors, or other quantities under specific rules to obtain their sum or resultant.
      "the concepts of vectors and vector addition"
late Middle English: from Latin additio(n-), from the verb addere ( see add).
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How to use addition in a sentence?
the quarters include those appearing on the Warwick Plate, but in addition there is marshalled that of Grey.
team members should be cross-trained to do other tasks in addition to their primary responsibilities.
the company has justified its recent unannounced addition of large amounts of chlorine to its water.
members of the board were paid a small allowance in addition to their normal salary.
in addition to their own food, they must carry a load of up to eighty pounds.
he gave me tranquillizers in addition to the sleepers I was already on.
she sees the chair and footstool as a perfect addition to the room.
she began with simple arithmetic, addition and then subtraction.
the hotel has been extended with the addition of more rooms.
you will find the coat a useful addition to your wardrobe.
the concepts of vectors and vector addition.
How to say addition in other languages?
Laguages Translations
Afrikaans (NOUN)byvoeging, bykomend, benewens, verder
Arabic (NOUN)وبالإضافة إلى ذلك, الاضافه, علاوة, وعﻻوة, وفضﻻ عن ذلك, إضافة, بالاضافه
Bangla সংযোজন
Bosnian (Latin) dodatak
Bulgarian (NOUN)допълнение, добавянето, събиране, освен
Cantonese (Traditional) 除咗
Catalan (NOUN)addició, més, incorporació, suma, altra banda
Chinese Simplified 除了
Chinese Traditional 除了
Croatian (NOUN)Osim toga, dodatak, Pored toga, zbrajanje, uz, dodavanje
Czech (NOUN)Kromě toho, přírůstek, přidání, sčítání, dodatek, doplněk, navíc, dále, vedle
Danish (NOUN)tilføjelse, desuden, overflod, endvidere, supplement, øvrigt, ud, foruden
Dutch (NOUN)toevoeging, aanvulling, voorts, bovendien, naast, vermeerdering, optellen, Daarnaast, verder, aanwinst, tevens
Estonian (NOUN)Lisaks, täiendus, peale
Fijian ikuri
Filipino karagdagan
Finnish (NOUN)lisäksi, jatko
French (NOUN)outre, ajout, plus, adjonction, ailleurs, complément, sus
German (NOUN)Zusatz, außerdem, Ergänzung, Zugabe, zudem, ferner, Darüber hinaus, weiteren, dazu, neben
Greek (NOUN)επιπλέον, προσθήκη, εκτός, εξάλλου, πέραν
Haitian Creole adisyon
Hebrew (NOUN)תוספת, התוספת, בנוסף, אדישיון, ותוספת, ובנוסף, ההוספה, חיבור, הוספה
Hindi (NOUN)अलावा, इसके अतिरिक्त, इसके अलावा, अतिरिक्त
Hmong Daw sib ntxiv
Hungarian (NOUN)Ezen kívül, Ezen túlmenően, kiegészítéssel, Ezen felül, összeadás, továbbá, mellett, kívül, felül, hozzáadása, túl
Icelandic (NOUN)samlagning, auki, viðbót, Auk þess, auk
Indonesian (NOUN)penambahan, selain, tambahan, samping, Disamping itu, penjumlahan
Italian (NOUN)aggiunta, inoltre, addizione, oltre, più, somma
Japanese (NOUN)加え, さら, また, 添加, 付加, 加算, ほか, 追加, 以外
Kiswahili (NOUN)kuongeza, Aidha, hayo, nyongeza, ziada
Korean (NOUN)이외, 또한, 외, 추가, 추가적으로, 추가로, 게다가, 더하기, 또
Latvian (NOUN)Papildinājums, saskaitīšanas, pievienojot, Turklāt
Lithuanian (NOUN)Be to, papildomai, be, to, pridedant
Malagasy ankoatra izany
Malay (Latin) (NOUN)samping itu, Selain itu, penambahan
Maltese (NOUN)żieda, addizzjoni, żjieda, barraminnhekk, inoltre, ukoll, żidiet, flimkien
Norwegian Bokmål tillegg
Persian (NOUN)علاوه, افزودن, اضافه
Polish (NOUN)dodatek, dodanie, uzupełnieniu, oprócz, dodawanie, poza tym, Ponadto
Portuguese (NOUN)adição, além, acréscimo, aditamento, complemento, inclusão
Querétaro Otomi 'Nehe
Romanian (NOUN)plus, adăugarea, adaos, completare, afară, asemenea, suplimentar
Russian (NOUN)дополнение, Помимо этого, Добавление, Кроме того, сложения, к тому же, наряду
Samoan faaopoopoga
Serbian (Cyrillic) додатак
Serbian (Latin) dodatak
Slovak (NOUN)Okrem toho, prírastok, pridanie, doplnok, navyše, naviac, vedľa, dodatok
Slovenian (NOUN)Poleg tega, pristavek, dodatek, dodajanje
Spanish (NOUN)además, adición, incorporación, suma, asimismo, por otra parte, agregado, añadido
Swedish (NOUN)tillägg, utöver, förutom, komplement, dessutom, vidare
Tahitian bilang
Tamil கூடுதலாக
Telugu అంతే
Thai (NOUN)เพิ่ม
Tongan 'ikai ngata ai
Turkish (NOUN)eklenmesi, ek, ektir, toplama, ilave, Buna ek olarak, katkı
Ukrainian (NOUN)доповнення, додаток, додавання, Крім того, того ж, того, додачу, крім
Urdu (NOUN)علاوہ, مزید برآں
Vietnamese (NOUN)Ngoài ra, bổ sung
Welsh (NOUN)ogystal, ychwanegol, hefyd, ben
Yucatec Maya Beey xan
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