Phrasal Verb 'Add up'

We have 4 phrasal verb definitions related to 'Add up'.

Add up

To make a mathematical total

Example: We ADDED UP the bill to check it was correct.

Add up

Be a satisfactory explanantion for something

Example: She explained why the work wasn't ready, but her story doesn't ADD UP.

Add up to

Have a certain result

Example: Trains delays are getting worse and with the high fares, it all ADDS UP TO misery for the commuters.

Add up to

Come to a certain amount or figure

Example: The total costs ADD UP TO several million euros.