There are 2 main translations of add in Spanish

: ADD1add2


TDA, n.


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    TDA masculine
    • attention deficit disorder

There are 2 main translations of add in Spanish

: ADD1add2


añadir, v.

Pronunciation /ad//æd/

transitive verb

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    • 1.1(put in in addition)

      (eggs/milk/sugar) añadir
      (sugar/milk/eggs) agregar
      this will add a touch of class esto le dará un toque extra de distinción
      • we added our voices to the chorus of protest sumamos nuestras voces al coro de protestas
      • when you add in travel costs … si le sumas / agregas los gastos de viaje …
      • the west wing was added (on) later el ala oeste fue añadida después
      • we were soaked, added to which, it was starting to snow estábamos empapados y por si esto fuera poco, empezaba a nevar
      • When an ethyl group is added to a compound the process is called ethylation.
      • As people grow older their appreciation of food and drink may fade, and many couples find that the older partner adds salt and sugar to almost every meal ‘to give it some flavour’.
      • Home-baking was banned years ago after warders found cannabis was being added to the cake ingredients.
      • Small amounts of copper are added to increase hardness for some applications.
      • Peat moss was added during planting to increase the ability of the soil to hold water.
      • In 1904, he created Ovomaltine by adding ingredients like sugar, whey, and beet extract to his father's creation.
      • Unlike bronze, additional material cannot be added to acrylic after it is cast.
      • The Lootens formula keeps sulfite content low, uses very little bromide, and adds small amounts of citric acid and potassium thiocyanate.
      • By adding large amounts of oxygen to the manure, naturally occurring bacteria will begin to break down the waste and reduce its odor in one to six months.
      • During the experiments, additional salts were added as indicated.
      • Petroleum microcrystallines are added to harden it, increase burn time and capacity.
      • Studies have shown that adding large amounts of copper sulfate to a water feature through time eventually will kill it, making it sterile and unable to support life.
      • A small amount of sugar is added to the bottle before sealing it airtight.
      • The powder is usually mixed with water or juice but can be added to food if desired.
      • Mildew can be eliminated by simply adding a small amount of household bleach to the cleaning solution.
      • If the soil tests indicate a need for magnesium to boost the soil ratio, add the amount indicated on the soil test report.
      • Extenders are substances added to an adhesive to reduce the amount of resin required.
      • Try to get organic beans, as other ones tend to have sugar and salt added to them.
      • Greater contrast may be obtained by adding small amounts of a 5% solution of potassium bichromate.
      • If more oxygen gas is added to the system, the concentration of oxygen will increase.

    • 1.2(say, write further)

      at least I think so, she added —al menos eso creo —añadió / agregó
      • there's nothing to add no hay más que decir
      • ‘We also want to see a fairer planning system since at present the majority of planning applications from gypsies and travellers are rejected at the first stage,’ she adds.
      • He added that the owner of the dog had taken responsibility and would pay compensation.
      • He said he could not support a policy that priced people off planes but added that the aviation industry has to meet its green responsibilities.
      • ‘We are just worrying about Sunday at this stage,’ he adds.
      • She added a licence fee increase was an interim measure and would be reviewed in 18 months time.
      • A spokeswoman for Rotherham Council last night said it had nothing further to add at this stage.
      • But many of his designs probably wouldn't get past the planning stage today, she added.
      • She added that the booklet would go a long way in answering these questions for parents.
      • He added that the formal announcement would be made once the company's shareholders had been notified.
      • He added that the petitions and other responses will be taken into account during the decision - making process.
      • He added that the route maps will be drawn up after responses have been received from members of the public.
      • He added that the responsibility for the next year's budget now rests with the MPs and they are the ones to decide.
      • She added that the actor did not want to make any comment.
      • She stressed that the other EU states took the same stance, and added that she was waiting for a reply from the United States.
      • He added that the response of their neighbours to the event has been everything they could hope for.
      • Such preparation, they add, will be handier than ever in this spring's tight job market.
      • He added that if the response of members was positive, the employers should quickly make the delayed payment.
      • He added that the committee would meet shortly and announce a date.
      • He added that more new destinations for next summer would be announced soon, but he did not want to tell his rivals which they were.
      • He added that the response to the signature campaign has been overwhelming so far.

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    add (on) 20 súmale veinte
    • add the four numbers (together) suma los cuatro números
    • to add sth to sth sumarle algo a algo
    • Although the expense is only B700 per dog, this amount, multiplied by 1,000, adds up.
    • Then there's the work on the sewerage and the water it all adds up.
    • Although the money from the Government is not a substantial amount, if everyone chips in the total can add up very nicely.
    • Simple actions like turning off the light when we leave a room or boiling only the correct amount of water for a cup of tea all add up.
    • They all add up, and insurers have a sneaky way of increasing renewal premiums each year, banking on your apathy not to move provider.
    • The amount of caffeine in these tea extracts can add up quickly, and is often not listed on the label.
    • We kept the rifle shooting and the amount of rounds through it started to add up.
    • Police now are making this suspect a priority, since the occurrences are increasing and the costs are adding up.
    • Companies don't raise their dividends by a huge amount each year, but it adds up over time.
    • It takes so long and with so many short stories the cost can add up.
    • But don't forget interest adds up quickly on unpaid and underpaid amounts.
    • Migoto watched as the fish added up quickly, and then quickly turned, walking down the bank the opposite way of the men.
    • A running toilet can be a simple thing to fix, and water savings add up quickly.
    • As I was watching the money add up I realised I was having to invoke some serious self control.
    • That's a lot of money spent on gas and whatever amount can be saved definitely adds up over time.
    • Because while all the wicked things he did added up, it still won't equal what I will do.
  • 3added past participle

    (bonus/incentive) adicional
    (incentive/bonus) extra
    her refusal caused us added problems su negativa nos causó más / nuevos problemas
    • with added vitamins con vitaminas
    • now with added taste ahora con más sabor
    • no added sugar/salt sin azúcar/sal
    • Composer Keiichi Suzuki's film score adds an entire other dimension to the action.
    • The chorus was tripled in size and extra musicians were added to the orchestra.
    • In some situations, the broker's fee is added to the actual amount of money that the person wants to borrow.
    • Some relics have certain historical significance that adds much to their value - such as a long-buried Colt from the Little Big Horn.
    • He will entertain spectators and add a bit more quality to our batting.
    • For more than a hundred years, we have added dimension and depth to the lives of campers and staff.
    • This time, it will be co-ed, adding an interesting dynamic to the experience.
    • They claimed the provisions add unnecessary costs and increase the bureaucratic burden on all farmers.
    • Interest is added to the amount invested at maturity and the full investment amount is available for withdrawal.
    • It is bad medicine from the community's point of view, because it adds increasing costs.
    • Charles III added to the grounds and doubled the size of the palace by adding an east wing that mirrored the original building.
    • Once interest is added to the account, they can lose out big time.
    • They'll be aided by a few famous faces, adding their own unique contribution to the portrait.
    • He added quality to the side, not to mention physical endeavour.
    • The texture and slight unevenness of the paint adds a remarkable three-dimensional quality to these wallpapers.
    • The resulting calculations are then added to your job points.
    • This adds a huge amount of value to your site from a visitor's point of view - they don't need to leave your site to get the latest news on a given topic.
    • And each has been a solid contributor, adding much-needed depth.
    • The idea started small but grew fast, and soon employees were added and budgets increased.
    • We simply wanted to increase our possibilities by adding an acquisitions component to our organic growth strategy.
    • We use, for instance, traditional Vietnamese instruments that we have sampled, and I think it really adds an nice and interesting dimension to the sound.
    • All the business outlets in the town have contributed to the lighting fund and the venture adds a huge festive atmosphere to the town.
    • After Horsley fell, Styris joined Evans and they added the remaining 65 runs to ensure the win.
    • We are committed to increase our membership and add new revenue sources to support the work of the organization.
    • New items are added to the basket to represent increasing areas of spending while other items are deleted as spending on them falls.
    • A second unit and a folder were added to the press to increase its capacity.
    • The young owners have extended and restored the cottage, adding a conservatory to increase light in the kitchen and a large Velux window in the bathroom - perfect for stargazing
    • His rendition of Some Enchanted Evening and This Nearly Was Mine added quality to the show.
    • He has spent the winter in a strength program in an effort to add muscle and increase his endurance.
    • Ben yet again found a brilliant balance between instrument and voice, adding a truly professional contribution to the show.
    • In return, the manufacturers said the original designs add a unique quality to their products.
    • Ryanair is expanding its fleet, adding base airports and increasing its routes in Europe to take advantage of demand for budget travel.
    • The artist often begins with a painting and ends with a poem that enhances or adds a further dimension - such as sound or fragrance - to the painting.
    • The whole process is invisible to most of us, but it adds a significant amount of value to the final product.
    • City are desperate to add quality to a team which is not scoring enough.
    • The pilot project is expected to increase patient access by adding the services of nurses and nurse practitioners to physicians' offices.
    • In the United Kingdom, most of the respected broadsheet newspapers have cut costs and increased circulation by adding a tabloid edition.
    • The decision to pay match fees to professionals has prompted him to give it another go, adding some much needed quality and experience to the side.
    • But it's never intrusive, and it adds a nice trippy quality to the film.

intransitive verb

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