Phrasal Verb 'Add'

We have 5 phrasal verb definitions related to 'Add'.

Add on

Meaning: Include in a calculation

Example: You have to ADD the VAT ON to the price they give.

Add up

Meaning: To make a mathematical total

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

Add up

Meaning: 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

Meaning: 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

Meaning: Come to a certain amount or figure

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