make an addition (to); join or combine or unite with others; increase the quality, quantity, size or scope of; "We added two students to that dorm room"; "She added a personal note to her letter"; "Add insult to injury"; "Add some extra plates to the dinner table"
make an addition by combining numbers; "Add 27 and 49, please!"
determine the sum of; "Add all the people in this town to those of the neighboring town"
state or say further; "`It doesn't matter,' he supplied"
bestow a quality on; "Her presence lends a certain cachet to the company"; "The music added a lot to the play"; "She brings a special atmosphere to our meetings"; "This adds a light note to the program"
constitute an addition; "This paper will add to her reputation"
a condition (mostly in boys) characterized by behavioral and learning disorders
bestow; "give homage"; "render thanks"
place into the hands or custody of;
accord by verdict; "give a decision for the plaintiff"
convey or reveal information; "Give one's name"
proffer (a body part); "She gave her hand to her little sister"
propose; "He gave the first of many toasts at the birthday party"
transmit (knowledge or skills); "give a secret to the Russians"; "leave your name and address here"; "impart a new skill to the students"
consent to engage in sexual intercourse with a man; "She gave herself to many men"
give food to; "Feed the starving children in India"; "don't give the child this tough meat"
contribute to some cause; "I gave at the office"
occur; "what gives?"
be flexible under stress of physical force; "This material doesn't give"
the elasticity of something that can be stretched and returns to its original length
give or convey physica
Russian statesman chosen as president of the Russian Federation in 2000; formerly director of the Federal Security Bureau (born in 1952)