a condition (mostly in boys) characterized by behavioral and learning disorders
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"
(prosody) the accent in a metrical foot of verse
strike (a part of one's own body) repeatedly, as in great emotion or in accompaniment to music; "beat one's breast"; "beat one's foot rhythmically"
the sound of stroke or blow; "he heard the beat of a drum"
stir vigorously; "beat the egg whites"; "beat the cream"
the rhythmic contraction and expansion of the arteries with each beat of the heart; "he could feel the beat of her heart"
shape by beating; "beat swords into ploughshares"
a regular route for a sentry or policeman; "in the old days a policeman walked a beat and knew all his people by name"
produce a rhythm by striking repeatedly; "beat the drum"
make by pounding or trampling; "beat a path through the forest"
a member of the beat generation; a nonconformist in dress and behavior
move with or as if with a regular alternating motion; "the city pulsated with music and excitement"
be in an agitated emotional state; "The customer was seething with anger"
be agitated; "the sea was churning in the storm"
the temperature at which a liquid boils at sea level; "they brought the water to a boil"
a painful sore with a hard core filled with pus
immerse or be immersed in a boiling liquid, often for cooking purposes; "boil potatoes"; "boil wool"
bring to, or maintain at, the boiling point; "boil this liquid until it evaporates"
come to the boiling point and change from a liquid to vapor; "Water boils at 100 degrees Celsius"
cook something by letting steam pass over it; "just steam the vegetables"
clean by means of steaming; "steam-clean the upholstered sofa"
water at boiling temperature diffused in the atmosphere
get very angry; "her indifference to his amorous advances really steamed the young man"
travel by means of steam power; "The ship steamed off into the Pacific"
rise as vapor
emit steam; "The rain forest was literally steaming"
mix or add by stirring; "Stir nuts into the dough"
summon into action or bring into existence, often as if by magic; "raise the specter of unemployment"; "he conjured wild birds in the air"; "call down the spirits from the mountain"
stir the feelings, emotions, or peace of; "These stories shook the community"; "the civil war shook the country"
affect emotionally; "A stirring movie"; "I was touched by your kind letter of sympathy"
a rapid active commotion
move very slightly; "He shifted in his seat"
emotional agitation and excitement
to begin moving, "As the thunder started the sleeping children began to stir"
a prominent or sensational but short-lived news event; "he made a great splash and then disappeared"
move an implement through; "stir the soup"; "stir my drink"; "stir the soil"
stir feelings in; "stimulate my appetite"; "excite the audience"; "stir emotions"